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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Plastic Man Encore

Cartoon Network’s PLASTIC MAN pilot which we mentioned a few days
ago is back online. Check it out HERE. And then check out Stephen …

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Here’s a classic mid-70s SESAME STREET spot directed and
designed by Derek Lamb and animated by esteemed cartoon …

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Cartoon Network’s pilot for a new PLASTIC MAN series has found
its way to MySpace Videos and YouTube. The show wasn’t picked …

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Found this piece on Cold Hard Flash. It’s not clear who made it,
but Aaron Simpson writes that it’s “part of an anti-war …

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There’s so many animation artist blogs out there nowadays. We
can’t possibly link to all of them, but we’ll try to link to …

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Whoever thought Salome’s “Dance of the Seven Veils” done in
8-bit graphics would be laugh-out-loud funny? Christian Zagler’s …