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Technology Blog: A Letter From Hank Driskill, CTOBlue Sky at 2018 Siggraph Conference

Technology Blog: A Letter From Hank Driskill, CTO

On August 11th, a day after Blue Sky announced its premier membership to the ASWF, and a day before this year's SIGGRAPH Conference, the studio released its first ever Technology Blog to further commit itself to open source in-house technology. The first post, "A Convergence of Unselfish Concerns," written by Chief Technology Officer Hank Driskill, drives home Blue Sky's new philosophy and ...


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Story Study with Robert McKee!

Story Study with Robert McKee!

This week, the Blue Sky Studios directors and development team ventured into Manhattan for three days of intensive story study with the world-famous Robert McKee!


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Blue Sky Visits Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York

Blue Sky Visits Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York

Blue Sky had an amazing day sharing Ferdinand with the unbeliev-a-BULL kids of New York's Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital. Thank you to Lollipop Theater for allowing us to brighten their day with animation!


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The Director - The Art of Dreaming Big!

Blue Sky Director, Steve Martino, talks about capturing the magic of 'The Peanuts Movie' in the newest episode of The Art of Dreaming Big! Check it out here!


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Happy National Teacher's Day!

Blue Sky crew members reminisce on the most valuable lessons they've learned along the way from their favorite teachers and professors. Check it out!

“My first screenwriting teacher in college taught my class that developing artists must study a variety of subjects and seek out all kinds of life experiences--not just those that relate to their art. She said that curiosity and experience ...


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TGI #FunFactFriday!

Did you know that Blue Sky Storyboard Artist Bill Frake found the inspiration for Scrat's character after coming face-to-face with a crazy, peanut obsessed, squirrel in his backyard?

After the owner of his home warned him about a high-maintenance, pestering squirrel, Frake met the menace one day while trying to storyboard for Ice Age, only to be distracted by the nut-obsessed squirrel banging ...


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