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

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I’m a little late in mentioning issue #6 of COMIC ART magazine,
but I just picked it up over the weekend and thoroughly …

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Dealing with the subject of the site I’m plugging today has
personally been a most distasteful and unpleasant experience, …

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An incredible look at Japanese illustrators from the 1920s and
early-1930s can be found HERE. The artwork is from a picture …

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An observant friend at Film Roman recently pointed out that it’s
nice to see that the WB character Eggbert (a.k.a. Egghead …

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French BREW reader Tsuka writes in to make a correction to an
ITEM from a few days ago. Masaaki Yuasa was the animation …

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Leave it to George Lucas to attempt putting an artistic spin on
outsourcing. About his newly formed Lucasfilm animation …

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Baby Tattoo is a new company I found out about while down at the
San Diego Comic-Con. It’s a publishing company founded by …

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* A couple fine San Diego Comic-Con reports by Ronnie del Carmen
and Scott Shaw!. * It’s been a while since we’ve mentioned …

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Less than a month ago I saw the two-reel Fleischer cartoon
POPEYE THE SAILOR MEETS SINDBAD THE SAILOR (1936) for the first …