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.

Old Brew

Animation Blast 9
Update

Good news folks. ANIMATION BLAST 9 will be (finally) headed to the
printer this Friday. I’m spending all this week doing final edits …

Animators

Sharon Colman’s short film BADGERED, which was nominated for an
Oscar this year, can now be viewed online HERE. (via No Fat

CGI

Don’t say I didn’t warn you. UTSU-MUSUME SAYURI (THE STRIKING
DAUGHTER SAYURI) is a delightfully bizarre CG short from Japan. …

Old Brew

If you were like me and unable to attend the I AM 8-BIT opening
earlier this week, you’ll be pleased to know that there’s …

Old Brew

The new edition of I AM 8-BIT (“an art show inspired by
videogames from the ’80s”) opens tonight at Gallery 1988 (7020 …

Old Brew

We mentioned this last week: this Thursday, April 20th, there
will be an auction at Cartoon Network benefitting Fyn Stec. Fyn …