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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Tod Polson, co-director of the recent indie animated short THE
PUMPKIN OF NYEFAR, lets us know about some interesting forthcoming …

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Pixar’s latest short film ONE MAN BAND debuted last week at the
Annecy International Animated Film Festival. The film was …

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A few days ago, I mentioned a couple books that Chronicle Books
will be publishing this winter in honor of Pixar’s twentieth …

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Enrico Casarosa, creator of MIA and SketchCrawl, not to mention
a board artist at Pixar, made a-little-over-24-hour-comic and …

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As if those TOOT WHISTLE PLUNK AND BOOM frame grabs from a few
days back weren’t inspiring enough, here’s some frame grabs of …

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It’s not often that I get excited about an animated feature,
particularly a Japanese animated feature, but I’m really eager …

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Robert “Bobe” Cannon (1909-1964) is somebody we don’t talk about
nearly often enough on Cartoon Brew. I write about Cannon …