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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A group of French animation students at the school Gobelins have
started a blog documenting the production of their animated …

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Cold Hard Flash liked this music video.Drawn liked this music
video.And now it’s my turn to like it. “War Photographer” is a …

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I’m still working on my own little write-up about the Ottawa
Animation Festival, but there’s a whole lot of festival coverage …

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SUNDAY PANTS is a new animated variety show that premieres on
Cartoon Network tonight, Oct. 2, at 9:30 pm (ET/PT). Each …

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I know Jerry has already mentioned this, but it’s worth doing so
again. I received my copy of GO FOR THE GOLD: A MEATHAUS …

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Swish! After Roy Disney Jr. fouled out with SaveDisney, he has
rebounded by purchasing the Harlem Globetrotters. Nothing …

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Four words: OTTAWA WAS A BLAST! I’m still recovering (sleep,
man, sleep) and will write more about the festival in a bit. If …

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Gabe Swarr and I first met Marc Deckter when we had a booth at
the San Diego Comic-Con a few years back. When Marc whipped …

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As Jerry mentioned yesterday, both of us will be hanging around
Ottawa this week for you-know-what. I’m currently in Detroit, …

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I cannot speak as to the quality of this party, but local Ottawa
cartoonist Chris Dainty wants to let Ottawa festivalgoers …

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The latest Flash episode of CAPTAIN CAPITALISM, “To Bleep or not
to Bleep”, deserves some kind of award for its final iris-out …