Amid Amidi

AMID AMIDI (@amid/LinkedIn) is an author, historian, and consultant, with numerous books to his credit. He has written The Art of Pixar: The Complete Color Scripts and Select Art from 25 Years of Animation for Pixar (2011) and was the youngest recipient of the Theatre Library Association Award which he received for his book Cartoon Modern: Style and Design in Fifties Animation (2006). Read his full bio HERE.

Books

Inside UPA Update

It’s been a while since I’ve posted an update on my latest book
Inside UPA but there’s a couple important reasons to write about it …

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Classic

I’m fascinated by the continually emerging stories of women who
worked in creative positions at Disney during its Golden Age. …
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CGI

Lena Grieseke created this 3D “exploration” of Picasso’s famed
painting “Guernica.” In the description of the project, …

Animators

A short but fun interview with Ralph Bakshi appeared in last
week’s New York magazine. I particularly enjoyed this exchange …