Ink artwork – Morevna

Since it is not Inktober, that probably can be called SeptINKber. Artwork by Anastasia Mayzhegisheva.

OpenToonz (Morevna Edition) 1.2.0.3 released

We are happy to announce a new release of OpenToonz Morevna Edition! This version is an update to 1.2.0.x branch, which  delivers following fixes from our developer Ivan Mahonin: Smooth sound playback and scrub for Linux operating system (issue #1097). Fixed crash when trying to process Toonz Vector Levels (pli) via CLI on Linux (issue […]

Sources of “The Deadline” now available for download

Sources of “The Deadline” animated short now available at GitLab – https://gitlab.com/OpenSourceAnimation/deadline How to download You can get sources by cloning from GitLab repository. Before you start, please make sure that you have Git LFS extension installed (otherwise you will get a bunch of empty files). Obviously, you will also need a Git utility itself. […]

“The Deadline” animated short released!

A week ago we announced a new animated short by Tamara Khudyakova – a student of Morevna School workshops.  And today it is publicly available at our PeerTube channel! Watch now: English version Russian version French version The short is created with Synfig and distributed under the terms of Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license.

Public talks at SuzdalFest and SoyuzMultFilm: Video

You possibly remember that this spring I took initiative to give a public talk about OpenToonz and other free animation software at SuzdalFest. If you’ve never heard about that, please check my previous posts here and here. Thanks to support of OpenToonz community, my talk did happened. Also, as part of that trip I’ve got […]

New animated short: “The Deadline”

Starting from 2013, three times a week, the team of Morevna handling free animation workshops where teenagers and adults of age 12-26 learning to create animation with free software. The workshops take place on premises of Adamant Art School and completely free for everyone. Although, initially those workshops had no special name, eventually we started […]

Production Report #21

Things are moving so fast, so it is getting really hard to find a time to write reports. At the same time this makes me suffer, because I am eager to share with you all happenings. So, I have no excuses to postpone – here goes a quick recap about situation in the project! Last […]

OpenToonz utilized in production of “Batman Ninja” animated feature film

Dwango has announced that the 2D animation production software OpenToonz which they developed and open sourced March 2016 has been used in the production of Kamikaze Douga’s First Animated Feature Film ‘BATMAN NINJA’. Tokyo, Japan (July 12th, 2018) — Dwango Co., Ltd. has announced that the 2D animation production software “OpenToonz” which they started distributing in March 2016 as […]