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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Best wishes for a safe and happy holidays to all of our friends
and readers! I’ll personally be taking a break from the Brew …

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I hadn’t heard of Abner Graboff until recently, but really like
his work – a very stylized approach yet also a bit more light …

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I’m up in NorCal researching Fifties animation design for my
forthcoming Chronicle book, but I’m running across interesting …

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Katie Rice, currently a designer at Disney TV Animation, has
updated her website with a bunch of nice girl drawings. Worth a …

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I haven’t seen THE LIFE AQUATIC yet, but last I heard the film’s
animated sequences were created with stop motion by Henry …

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Jerry Beck is not (I repeat, NOT) related to Oscar-winning actor
Adrien Brody. I’m glad that’s straightened out.

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Here’s an update to our earlier STORY about Drew Carey’s
live-action/cartoon series. I’ve heard from a few folks close to …