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.


Faking It

Animator (and Animation Guild Local 839 prez) Kevin Koch has a
useful post on his blog entitled “Faking It”, which addresses the …



Visions of Frank is a dvd that came out last year collecting
eight animated shorts by Japanese animators, all based on Jim …


Animation Magazine reports that background painter Brice Mack
passed away on January 2 at the age of 90. His backgrounds …