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.
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CGI

French animation school Gobelins, which turns out no shortage of
quality CG films, has another student film that’s been …
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Advertising

PandaPanther is, hands down, my favorite new commercial studio.
Once you see their work, you’ll understand why. This young …

Animators

Tied in to the release of the new book about his life, BlackBook
magazine offers a no-holds-barred interview with Ralph …
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Animators

(Photo © Amy Drown) I’m currently fascinated with the work
of avant-garde filmmaker Stan VanDerBeek (1927-1984). There …

Animators

This nine-minute excerpt from Monster Road, the documentary
about the life and times of stop-motion genius Bruce Bickford, …

Disney

What’s wrong with the following sentence in this Andreas Deja
interview: “I got to know, not only Marc Davis, but Frank …