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Animation Addicts 113: ‘The Boxtrolls’ – Oh, Mason, Where Art Thou?!

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Mason is out of town so it’s another good ol’ ‘Morgan & Chelsea episode’ in the same room! The girls take on LAIKA’s third stop motion animated film, The Boxtrolls!


  • Nerdy Couch Discussion: Travis Knight – Laika CEO, Producer, & Lead Animator
  • Main Discussion: General info, budget, & the melodic saw.
  • 12 Boxtrolls facts you probably didn’t need to know.
  • Themes: Social climbing, cheese, and living “outside the box.”
  • Voice cast, character development, aiming high in story development.
  • Aesthetics and difficult scenes to animate
  • Don’t forget to use the hashtags #AnimAddicts and #AnimAddicts113 when talking about this episode on Twitter!

Runtime: 00:59:43


The phantom of the podcast strikes again! The internet connection was cut mid-way through, so only partial video is available, but the full audio version is available above.


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About Chelsea Robson

Chelsea Robson, Co-host of the Animation Addicts Podcast, studied studio engineering and is a singer/songwriter and is know as "The World Traveler of the Podcast." She speaks fluent Portuguese, loves being outdoors, hiking small mountains, riding horses, and talking about human nature.