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.

Animators

Monday Morning Blues

What a way to start the week – here’s the new trailer DreamWorks
recently released for OVER THE HEDGE. I’m speechless, but …

Old Brew

You know what I was thinking the other day? That one or more of
the Wayans brothers should create an animated cartoon. And …

Animators

This interview with Bob Iger is an interesting read. He
discusses the Pixar acquisition at some length, and says that in …

Old Brew

There’s lots of new blogs I’ve been meaning to mention recently
and haven’t found the time. Here are five good ones for the …

Animators

Well, that didn’t take long. Congrats to our friends at the
Weinstein Company for releasing the first CGI bomb of 2006, …

Animators

Don Knotts has passed away. He’ll always be remembered as Barney
Fife and Raph Furley, though Knotts also had a lot of …