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Animation Industry Podcast 82: Maddi Patton Shares How She Funded And Produced The Viral Web

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This episode features Maddi Patton, a Screenwriter, YouTuber, and self-taught Animator, who shares how she mustered a team of 30 to produce her original web-series My Pride, which has over five million views on YouTube.

You'll also learn:

*Where she got funding to produce an entire season of My Pride

*How it really feels to be producing and animating your own show

*Some really strange facts about lions that you 99% chance haven’t heard of before

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More about Maddi:

Maddi Patton is a 26-year-old screenwriter, Youtuber and a self-taught animator. She holds a degree in Screenwriting and Creative Writing and has won multiple awards for her written work. She learned to animate starting at the age of 12 so she could adapt a Warrior Cats novel into a web series because she was extremely cool, after that gained some notoriety on Youtube for her first original series Cow of the Wild which she started at the age of 13. Now, just over a decade later, she's writing, producing and animating a new web series called My Pride, which has earned a collective 5.5 million views on the first 6 episodes.

Youtube: www.youtube.com/user/tribbleofdoom

Twitter: twitter.com/myprideseries

Instagram: www.instagram.com/mypridetheseries/?hl=en

Email Maddi: mypridetheseries [at] gmail.com

More about this podcast: https://www.terryibele.com/animation-industry-podcast

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Ok, so my dream job is an animator, and this is perfect if also your dream job is also is being an animator.

terryibele responds:

That is exactly what this podcast is all about - sharing the journeys of today's animation pros to unravel how they got to where they are.

I'm also becoming an animator like you :)

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Sep 8, 2020
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43 min 38 sec

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