NEW Kickstarter Campaign - TRUMP BITES!
For the first time, I'm using animation to satirize a president. TRUMP BITES is a new series of one-minute animated fantasies based on actual Donald Trump audio clips... Read more
PLEASE HELP! You're our only hope!
I'm sure many of you have seen and some of you have backed my friend Signe Baumane's new animated feature film on Kickstarter. Now there's only 48 HOURS left in... Read more
Please help support this new animated film!
If you can spare a few dollars, PLEASE help support the great Signe Baumane's new animated film on Kickstarter! She has a long way to go.
My... Read more
NYCC Blu-ray Winner! Last Chance to Order!
New York Comic-Con is finally over and the WINNER of the NYCC Exclusive Blu-ray is @aicnanime! Thanks to all those who participated in the Twitter contest and for everyone... Read more
Enter to WIN my NYCC Exclusive Blu-ray!
Dear Backers -
New York Comic Con is in full swing and my new NYCC Exclusive Blu-ray has been a big hit! I've been having a great time meeting everyone,... Read more
Get your NY Comic-Con Exclusive Blu-ray!
Dear Backers -
I just wanted to let you all know that I'll be at New York Comic-Con next week (October 6 - 9). If you’re in NYC, please stop... Read more
My new short with Patton Oswalt, only 99 cents for a limited time!
I wanted to share some exciting news! My new animated short film, THE LONELIEST STOPLIGHT, narrated by comedian and actor Patton Oswalt (King of Queens, Ratatouille... Read more
NEW REWARDS! Classic Production Cels & Drawings Now Available!
With less than 12 days left in my new Kickstarter campaign, I decided to go through my archive and hand pick 55 original cels and animation drawings from my most... Read more
Talking Shop: An Evening with Bill Plympton at Kickstarter
For those of you who couldn't attend my special event at Kickstarter's theater in Brooklyn earlier this month, they just posted a video to the Kickstarter Blog.
Talking... Read more
CHEATIN' is now available! PLEASE READ!
I'm thrilled to announce that CHEATIN' is finally available to rent ($4.99) and buy ($9.99) in Digital HD EXCLUSIVELY from Vimeo on Demand in most countries around the world.... Read more
NYC Premiere of CHEATIN' Last Night!
Well, it finally happened! We had our NYC premiere of CHEATIN' at the Village East Cinema last night and it was a huge success! The 7:20 p.m. showing was nearly... Read more
Important CHEATIN' Updates!
We have lots of exciting news to share!
1) If you live in NYC, Bill will be appearing at the Forbidden Planet comic book shop near Union Square... Read more
Meet me TONIGHT in NYC and get a free sketch!
Join me tonight as I discuss the making of CHEATIN' with comedian Judah "World Champ" Friedlander (30 ROCK) at the Apple Store, SoHo in NYC. I'll show clips from CHEATIN'... Read more
Judah Friedlander (30 ROCK) to moderate Bill's Apple talk on Thursday!
Join Bill Plympton THIS Thursday as he discusses the making of CHEATIN' with comedian Judah "World Champ" Friedlander (30 ROCK) at the Apple Store, SoHo in NYC. During... Read more
Join Bill Plympton at the Apple Store, SoHo next Thursday!
Mark you calendars! Bill Plympton will be appearing at the Apple Store, SoHo in NYC next Thursday, March 26 at 7:00 p.m. Join him for a moderated discussion... Read more
Meet Bill Plympton at Kickstarter's Theater in Brooklyn!
If you live in NYC, come meet Bill Plympton on Tuesday, April 7 for a free screening of CHEATIN' followed by a moderated discussion and Q&A at Kickstarter's headquarters in... Read more
WIN A CHEATIN' Movie Poster Signed By Bill Plympton!
We just announced another Twitter contest to win an 18 x 24-inch CHEATIN' movie poster autographed by Bill Plympton. To enter, simply click on the link below and retweet... Read more
Annie Awards, Meet Bill in LA, and More!
We have some exciting updates!
1) If you live in Los Angeles, Bill will be hosting a Plymptoons Extravaganza tomorrow night at Trepany House at The Steve Allen Theater. Get... Read more
WIN a signed DVD of CHEATIN'!
Please retweet by Friday (01/30) to enter the contest. We'll announce the winner on Saturday.
"ROCKS IN MY POCKETS" Pre-Order
Help support true indie animation!
Pre-order Signe Baumane's Oscar-qualifying ROCKS IN MY POCKETS TODAY and get it January 29. Simply click on the link below to rent or buy!
ROCKS... Read more
It's Comic-Con time again, and do we have some cool stuff this year!
New York Comic-Con, October 9-12
Because of Lucas, my son, we've had to make some more room at home. So all those bins of original animation art that have been... Read more
Bill Plympton's CHEATIN' opens in L.A. THIS FRIDAY!
Hallelujah! My feature CHEATIN' is finally getting its U.S. theatrical premiere!
Tell all your friends in the L.A. area that on August 15, CHEATIN' will be opening at the Downtown... Read more
Kickstarter at Comic-Con: Bill Plympton in a Nutshell
Check out this great Kickstarter Blog on Bill Plympton at San Diego Comic-Con.
If you're at Comic-Con, remember to stop by Booth 1537 in Animation Alley. Bill will be... Read more
Join us at San Diego Comic-Con!
Please join me at San Diego Comic-Con on Thursday, July 24th for my Plymptoons Panel! I'll be showing clips, answering questions, and talking about CHEATIN' and my next... Read more
What was Stanley Kubrick like? ONLY 6 DAYS LEFT TO FIND OUT!
if you're a Stanley Kubrick fan, you can now help The Flying House's executive producers, Matthew Modine and Adam Rackoff, to create an immersive audiobook experience of... Read more
Important Rewards Update + Stanley Kubrick!
We've been working like crazy to get more of the rewards out the door. In fact, some of you should be receiving packages in the next few weeks. We're... Read more
Help Support Hal Hartley's New Film!
Hi everyone -
I feel it's my duty as an independent filmmaker to share Kickstarter projects that I think are worth backing. If you can spare a few bucks, please... Read more
Good news! We've finally wrapped production on CHEATIN'!
I know, I've said that before, but this time it's final. Hollywood filmmakers say you never finish a film, you just give... Read more
Help Support Jen Senko, the voice of "Smiley the Clown"
Jen Senko, the woman who did the voice of "Smiley the Clown" in my film, I MARRIED A STRANGE PERSON is now tackling a ground-breaking new film project... Read more
New CHEATIN' Trailer Premieres @ NY Comic-Con!
We just premiered a brand new trailer for CHEATIN' at NY Comic-Con! Please click on the link below to check it out and share on Facebook and Twitter!
http://vimeo.com/76084888... Read more
TODAY! Bill Plympton at New York Comic-Con!
Just a reminder, If you're in NYC TODAY, please join me at New York Comic-Con! MTV Geek listed us as #6 in the "10 Movie And TV Panels To Watch... Read more
Help Sean Astin ("The Lord of the Rings") Kickstart His Radio Show!
Hey, Backers -
If you can spare a few bucks, please consider backing actor Sean Astin's new project on Kickstarter. Simply click on the link below to learn more and... Read more
DREAM FUNDING: FREE Webinars with Special Guests!
This message is from "Adventures in Plymptoons" director, Alexia Anastasio!
My "Dream Funding" webinar features special guests from Indiegogo, Slamdance, and Bill Plympton's executive producer! If you need help... Read more
Bill Plympton at New York Comic-Con!
Hey there, Backers!
If you're in NYC on Thursday, October 10th, please join me at New York Comic-Con! MTV Geek just listed us as #6 in the "10 Movie And... Read more
Alexia Anastasio's New Project!
Our good friend Alexia Anastasio recently launched a Kickstarter campaign for her new documentary. You might recall that Alexia directed the ADVENTURES IN PLYMPTOONS documentary a few years... Read more
Cheatin' Production Blog - Episode Twenty Eight (PART ONE) - Compositing
Plymptoons 'Movie a Month' Trivia Contest!
Enter to win a copy of Bill's brand-new DVD "Dogs & Cows" and more!!!
Trivia questions will be posted on twitter (@plymptoons) on each Friday of the month... Read more
AWN Interview: Bill Plympton Talks Kickstarter and His New Feature, Cheatin'
Check out this great interview with Animation World Network!
Also, if you like supporting great independent animation, please check out ART STORY by long-time Disney animators Aaron... Read more
Comic-Con & The CHEATIN' Trailer! READ!
Bill Plympton here. First off, I'll be at San Diego Comic-Con THIS Thursday at 12:00 noon to premiere the official 3-minute trailer for CHEATIN'. We'll be screening pencil... Read more
CHEATIN' Test Screening Update
We had a great test screening of CHEATIN' on Tuesday night. Click on the link below to read Bill's thoughts on the screening.
And click on the following link... Read more
Test screening of CHEATIN'
I have some very exciting news to report!
I'm doing a test screening of CHEATIN' at the Nitehawk Cinema in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
As you probably know, I really believe in... Read more
Matthew Modine Joins Ralph Bakshi’s New Animation Project!
Silver City, New Mexico – February 16, 2013 – Actor Matthew Modine has joined the cast of Ralph Bakshi’s first film in over 15 years. Best known as... Read more
Scribble Junkies: Cheatin' Kickstarter
Read my latest Animation Blog post:
Bill Plympton: The Art of Independence
Check out this great interview with Bill Plympton!
Notes On The Road
Bill Plympton: The Art of Independence
Also, the Society of Digital Artists did a story on... Read more
NEW Video Blog & Help Support My Friends' Projects!
I just wanted to send out a quick update. We're still processing credit card transactions. Please make sure your card on file with Amazon hasn't expired. Thank you!... Read more
MEET Bill Plympton TOMORROW NIGHT in Los Angeles!
If you live in the Los Angeles area, I will be holding a special event TOMORROW, Friday night, February 1st to celebrate the end of our Kickstarter campaign!... Read more
THIS IS IT! Only 20 hours left! It's time for a Twitter rally!
Dear Backers -
We did it! We hit our "stretch goal" thanks to ALL of YOU!!! I really can't thank you enough!
As most of you know, Kickstarter takes about... Read more
Bill's Five Favorite Animated Films & New Video Production Blog!
Dear Backers -
Kickstarter asked me what my five favorite animated movies were. Click on the link below to find out!
And we just posted Episode 17 of my... Read more
Signe Baumane's Kickstarter Campaign & New Stills From CHEATIN'!
It's time for a CHEATIN' update. We're now about $9,000 shy of our "stretch goal" of $90,000 with 9 days to go! I think we can do it,... Read more
Mark your calendars! Special Bill Plympton event on Feb. 1st!
If you live in or around Los Angeles, I will be holding a special event on Friday, February 1stto celebrate the end of our Kickstarter campaign! See... Read more
We put out this press release today! Please share the link on Facebook and Twitter.
Academy Award-nominated Animator Bill Plympton Reaches Kickstarter Funding Goal With 16... Read more
WE DID IT!!! Watch this video message from Bill!
We did itI We passed our initial goal of $75,000 this morning! Thank you ALL so much for supporting this project and sharing it with all your friends and... Read more
We're almost there!!! It's time for a Twitter Rally!!!
We're only about $2,500 away from reaching our initial goal of $75,000 to finish CHEATIN', so It's time for another Twitter rally! If all of join in the rally,... Read more
And now a message from Lucas Plympton!
I want to introduce everyone to my new baby boy, Lucas Plympton! Please enjoy this video message from him.
Watch the first 5 minutes of CHEATIN'!
We just crossed $50,000!!! We have 28 days to raise another 25K! To thank you all for your support, I'm sharing the first 5 minutes of the film!... Read more
ADVENTURES IN PLYMPTOONS
For more incite into the mind of Bill Plympton, check out Alexia Anastasio's new documentary, ADVENTURES IN PLYMPTOONS on Hulu!
The CHEATIN' Team
Christmas Twitter Rally!!!
Merry Christmas everyone! Thank you all for your support! We're about half way through our Kickstarter campaign to raise $75,000 to finish the film. So far we've raised over... Read more
Redforward.com & AnimationNation.com
Thanks to Redforward.com and AnimationNation.com for helping to get the word out about our Kickstarter campaign!
Happy Holidays from Plymptoons!
Thank you for all your support!
We hope you enjoy our animated holiday card!
-The Plymptoons Team
CHEATIN' is Kickstarter's "Project of the Day!"
Kickstarter selected Bill Plympton's CHEATIN' as the "Project of the Day" today!
If you know anyone that might want to Back this project, we could really use... Read more
Animation pioneer Bill Plympton takes to Kickstarter to fund his new feature film
Read this great story on the CHEATIN' project from The Next Web.
NEW Plymptoons Promo Video!
Check out this EXCLUSIVE Kickstarter video featuring the team behind CHEATIN'!
And don't forget to spread the word about this project! We just passed $11,000, but we still have... Read more
CHEATIN' Production Blog - Episode 13 JUST POSTED!
Check out the latest production blog! In this episode, Bill sits down with fellow animators Signe Baumane and Hisko Hulsing to discuss their various views on funding, production, and distribution.... Read more
OSCARS: Indies Stake A Claim On Animated-Feature Category
This is a good article! We'll be submitting CHEATIN' next fall!
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