Animation magazine is astounded by the "growth of animation and visual effects studios" in South Africa. Now, as with ads and features, doing your animation in South Africa is being touted as a cheaper but high quality alternative. But we are still waiting for South Africa to not only produce for overseas budgets, but to produce more of their own animated features.
"Traditional animation and stop-motion have a presence, as well. Most 3D companies have a traditional animation department, though the quality often suffers from the lack of focus. However, a few studios are completely dedicated to non-3D forms of animation and their work is world-class."