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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ANIMATION IN PRINT

One of the unlikeliest sources for quality animation writing
nowadays is PRINT MAGAZINE. Their September/October issue had two …

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Here’s a few recent animated TV spots that have caught my
attention: Orange “Kids” – “Spot 1″ | “Spot 2″: These spots …

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USA TODAY has an article in which Jerry Seinfeld discusses why
he decided to make a live-action trailer for DreamWorks’s next …

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This Friday, November 10, marks the opening of F*CK: A
DOCUMENTARY, which examines the origin and uses of a certain …

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Sketchtravel is an exciting new project initiated by Dice
Tsutsumi (of Blue Sky fame) and French animation artist Gérald …

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I had to take a bit of a break from the CARTOON MODERN blog last
month but wanted to let everybody know that it’s starting …