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.


Bolt vs. Hercules

Celbi Pegoraro noticed on his blog that the
poster for Disney’s upcoming Bolt bears a striking resemblance to …


If nothing else, Animation Magazine serves as an entertaining
repository of all the awful ideas that animation studios try to …


One half of Cartoon Brew, namely me, will be attending the
world’s largest animation festival next week. If you’re going …


Nothing is going to deter me from going to see a film about
wacky animals who engage in martial arts, not even this video …


I can’t describe this commerical any better than Jason Kottke
does on his blog: “Smokey the Bear is back! And he’s preventing …


If you want to do a little drawing at the Annecy animation
festival, take note that Flight artists Bannister and Dik Pose …