Revolting Rhymes

This Weekend We’re Watching: Barbecue, Cuba and the Cameraman, Revolting Rhymes

Sport, lovely sport. But if that doesn’t float your boat, we’ve got all sorts of other nuggets to keep you ticking over.<p><b>Barbecue</b><p>Are you sensing a …

News (South Africa)

The Chefs Of Iron

Alexandre Diboine is a freelance artist from France who worked on <i>Revolting Rhymes</i>, an animated short that was nominated for an Oscar this year.<p>You …

Animated Movies

Fine Art: The Chefs Of Iron

Alexandre Diboine is a freelance artist from France who worked on Revolting Rhymes, an animated short that was nominated for an Oscar this year.

Art

‘Revolting Rhymes’ Wins International Emmy for Best Kids’ Animation

Laurel adds to the long list of honors the Magic Light Pictures project has received.

Animation

38 Essential Poetry Books for Kids in Grades K–12

While we think poetry shouldn’t be saved for April, National Poetry Month is a great reason to check out some poetry books for kids and teens. We’ve …

Books

Primary English: Poetry

This is my best selling resource and is a set of lessons and activities for KS2 poetry work. These would also be ideal for use around National Poetry …

Teaching

A Complete List Of The 2018 Oscar Winners You Actually Care About

The 90th edition of the Academy Awards took place in Hollywood yesterday, and, unlike usual, science fiction, horror and fantasy did quite well. If …

Construction

Kobe Bryant won an Oscar

Kobe Bryant is working hard to change the narrative of his legacy. On Sunday, he received the biggest boost to that effort he could have …

Three Things to Know: Kobe wins an Oscar, Giannis Antetokounmpo just wins

<i>Every day in the NBA there is a lot to unpack, so every weekday morning throughout the season we will give you the three things you need to know from</i> …

Basketball

Oscars 2018 Winners: See the Full List!

The big night is finally here! It’s been a long, eventful awards season, and all of it has been leading up to this — the 2018 Oscars. Tonight’s show, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, will honor the best films and performances of the past year, from <i>Get Out</i> to <i>Lady Bird</i> to <i>Three Billboards Outside Ebbing,</i> …

Darkest Hour

Kobe's 'Dear Basketball' wins Oscar for Best Animated Short Film

Black Mamba can now add a certain gold statuette to his trophy case.<p>"Dear Basketball," the animated short based on the eponymous letter written by …

Basketball

5 up, 5 down: I want to trust the Trail Blazers so badly

<i>5 Up, 5 Down is a biweekly column featuring the best and worst from the NBA.</i><p>A lot has happened since we last spoke, dear readers. The 2018 NBA …

Basketball

Tristan Thompson expected to be out multiple games with ankle injury

Tristan Thompson will likely be out at least a few games due to an ankle sprain, the Cleveland Cavaliers announced on Sunday.<p>Thompson suffered the …

Basketball

Watch Dirk Nowitzki move to 8th place on NBA all-time field goal list

Dirk Nowitzki is sixth on the NBA’s all-time scoring list. He sits with 31,000+ points and counting, his career continuing to wind along with the …

Basketball

Oscars 2018: A list of all the winners | NOLA.com

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The Oscars -- the granddaddy of all awards shows -- happened at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California.<p>The show was hosted by …

Darkest Hour

Oscars 2018: Guillermo del Toro, 'Coco' y México, los grandes ganadores de la noche

'The Shape of Water' se hace con los premios a la mejor película y dirección en una ceremonia cargada de reivindicaciones políticas y sociales y falta de prácticamente cualquier sorpresa.<p>"Fui un niño enamorado de las películas, me crié en México y pensé que esto nunca podría pasar. Y pasó", decía …

Darkest Hour

Fairytale Fans Will Love Animated Short 'Revolting Rhymes' — Here's How To Watch It

If you were a child at some point between now and the 1960s, it's safe to say you've probably read at least one Roald Dahl book. The late author is …

Books

Oscar-Nominated Short Film 'Revolting Rhymes' Adapts Roald Dahl's Twisted Tales

<i>Revolting Rhymes</i> is a short film adaptation of the Roald Dahl book. Like the book, it turns popular nursery rhymes on their heads. Now the film has been nominated for an Oscar.<p>Transcript<p>MICHEL MARTIN, HOST:<p>The Oscars are tonight, so now we're going to hear about a film you might not have heard much …

Culture

Cape Town International Animation Festival claims success - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.

The seventh annual Cape Town International Animation Festival was a huge success, attracting more than 2000 delegates to the Mother City.<p>The …

Animated Movies

Oscars 2018: A list of all the winners

Get a running list of the winners from the first award of the night to the last -- for Best Picture. Will it be "The Shape of Water" or perhaps …

Darkest Hour

2018 Oscars Best Animated Short nominee: ‘Revolting Rhymes’ is a slightly twisted take on classic fairy tales

Is it possible to have sympathy for a universally recognized “bad guy” like the Big Bad Wolf? Well, “Revolting Rhymes,” one of this year’s five …

Animated Movies

Oscars: Here’s the Complete List of Winners

The 2018 Oscars took place last night, recognizing some the best films, directors, and performances the past year had to offer.<p>While there were no …

Construction

Five Questions About An Oscar-Nominated Short: Jakob Schuh and Jan Lachauer’s “Revolting Rhymes”

Animated adaptations of British author Roald Dahl’s children’s fiction include two highly regarded works: Wes Anderson’s <i>Fantastic Mr. Fox</i> and Henry …

Filmmaking

IMAGE GALLERY: ‘Revolting Rhymes’ & Adapting the Art of Quentin Blake

Inspired by the theatricality of puppetry, Magic Light Pictures delivers a varied yet coherent ensemble of characters for the Oscar-nominated …

Animation

All the Oscars Predictions You Need to Win Your Party Pool This Year

Sound mixing? Yes. Sound editing? You bet. We even know the difference!<p>Awards season has almost come to a close, but there's one show still left. The one with the best montages, the best outfits, the best gold men, and the best opportunities for Celine Dion to sing "My Heart Will Go On" while …

Award Shows

Oscar-Nominated “Revolting Rhymes” Brings Roald Dahl Poems to Life – Variety

Writer-directors Jan Lachauer and Jakob Schuh faced a daunting task when they adapted “Revolting Rhymes,” Roald Dahl’s collection of poems with his …

Tiffany Haddish

The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra are bringing Roald Dahl's magical world to life

With the help of Helpmann Award-winner Elise McCann, <i>Dahlesque</i> will bring the tales of Roald Dahl to life -- exploring classics such as <i>Matilda</i>, <i>Willy</i> …

Roald Dahl

Flicks galore at the cinemas this weekend

CAPE TOWN - A local film, an animation and a fantasy science fiction movie take centre stage in cinemas this weekend.<p><b>Maze Runner: The Death Cure</b><p>This …

Steven Spielberg

Oscar nominations 2018: find out more about the lesser-known talent up for best animated short

The nominees have been announced for this year’s Oscars, and while the world discusses who deserves that Best Picture statuette, it’s also an …

Animation

Revolting Rhymes: The SA-animated film in line for Oscar glory

Oscar season is upon us, and this week brought the news that the film Revolting Rhymes, animated by South African studio Triggerfish, is in line for …

Animation