For anyone that grew up in the 80s, like me, films like The Dark Crystal and Labyrinth have had a huge impact. However, much of what made those movies so visually unique and arresting was the work of artist,
The Dark Crystal (1982), Jim Henson’s otherworldly fable, enjoys a loyal cult following. Anyone who loves worldbuilding, creature design and metaphorical oppressive alien hierarchies, surely loves The
Well-constructed fantasy worlds often reflect our own, the genre proving ideal for political commentary. Orcs, elves, dwarfs and goblins can provide a fun metaphorical reflection of the myriad of human
Netflix Admits They’re Just As Confused As ‘The Dark Crystal’ Viewers Over A Disgusting Skeksis Mystery
One week ago, Netflix delivered the ambitious and stunning The Dark Crystal: Age Of Resistance, which is full of complex, Game of Thrones-esque storytelling and wild visuals. The social media response
For decades, Disney has dominated the $270 billion market for animated content, especially for feature films. There are other big animation studios--DreamWorks and Sony come to mind--but they tend to Disney
On Wednesday, Netflix tweeted the “fun fact” that Toby Froud, the design supervisor on the streaming service’s new show The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, is no stranger to the fantastical world of Henson.