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

Du Chau’ing Underdog

Frederik Du Chau (QUEST FOR CAMELOT, RACING STRIPES) has been hired
to “direct” another film. The project he’s ruining this time is …

Old Brew

UMB is a graduate film created by Israeli animation/broadcast
design student Liron Damir at the Bezalel Academy of Art and …

Animators

Just a quick note to follow-up on Jerry’s post below. Prior to
the screening, there will be a private reception at the …

Old Brew

Jenny Lerew has posted some wonderful rare photos of master
animator Fred Moore. She writes that she’ll soon be posting a …

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Nobody does a better job of parodying “retro” styles of
animation than J.J. Sedelmaier. He’s done it time and time again …

Animators

One more piece of rare animation to point out today, and this
one is an incredible treat. BLUM BLUM was the student film of …

Animators

Michael Sporn had the great luck of breaking into the animation
industry at John and Faith Hubley’s studio, Storyboard, in …