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.
Hothouse participants


Every year, for the past four years, the National Film Board of
Canada has been running a neat program called Hothouse. The …


Superstar cartoonist/designer Chris Ware (Acme Novelty Library)
apparently animates too. Here’s a four-minute segment he did …


Here’s the latest trailer for Pixar’s Ratatouille with a lot of
new footage that I haven’t seen anywhere else …


Glen Keane lectured at CalArts a couple weeks ago. Below is a
short video of Keane drawing the Beast and explaining some of …