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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Frank Thomas
Remembered

Here’s an ARTICLE from Frank Thomas’s hometown paper, the LA CANADA
VALLEY SUN, with remembrances from Disney folk like Andreas Deja, …

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A few DVD’s of note that I’ve received in the mail
recently: Politics and animation always seem to mix nicely, and …

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Every so often I see a piece of animation that completely knocks
me out, a gem that I never even knew existed. This past …

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Eddie Mort and Lili Chin REPORT on their blog that Macromedia is
developing a new version of Flash geared towards animators …

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The post I made last weekend about Standards & Practices has
drawn a couple responses worth pointing out. Writer/producer …

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Jim Woodring’s trippy comic FRANK is the inspiration for a fun
new animated short which can be seen HERE. Taruto Fuyama, the …

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Of the countless millions of websites floating around the
Internet, there is only one which I’ve ever felt compelled to …