An animated cartoon is a film for the cinema, television or computer screen, featuring some kind of story or plot (even if it is a very short one), which is made using drawings. This is distinct from the terms "animation" and "animated film," as not all follow this definition.
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Thousands of animation artists use Anime Studio and other design tools to create incredible films, cartoons, commericals and even music videos. Whether you're just indulging a hobby or you need a tool for a professional project, Anime Studio is the perfect answer for 2D animation. Then it's up to you to make something great.
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