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

Not sure why I’ve never linked to this before but here is an
illuminating 1991 interview with legendary animation background …

Shorts

Fred Bastard is a pilot for an adult animated series that
London-based Uli Meyer Animation produced in 2001. The content …
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It’s rare to find a studio whose work truly excites like that of
Amautalab, a young outfit based out of LA, Buenos Aires and …
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Events

After Annecy and Platform, I figured I’d had my fill of
animation festivals for the year, but I’m rethinking that stance …
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TV

The show may put viewers to sleep but the artwork certainly
doesn’t. Bill Wray has posted a gorgeous selection of …
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Shorts

Here’s a nice environmentally-themed complement to the Koji
Yamamura piece posted on the Brew yesterday. Spilled Oil is a …