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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SHEEP IN THE BIG CITY creator Mo Willems, who recently picked up
his second Caldecott Honor for KNUFFLE BUNNY,writes in to let …

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France’s equivalent of Mary Blair is not one, but two artists.
Lefor Openo is the pseudonym of French illustrators …

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Last Saturday’s “The Film Programme” on the BBC was a half-hour
show devoted to anime, and includes interviews with a …

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LE BUILDING is a minute-and-a-half film that was used as an
opening for the 2005 Annecy International Animated Film …

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Tod Polson, co-director of the recent indie animated short THE
PUMPKIN OF NYEFAR, lets us know about some interesting …

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Pixar’s latest short film ONE MAN BAND debuted last week at the
Annecy International Animated Film Festival. The film was …

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A few days ago, I mentioned a couple books that Chronicle Books
will be publishing this winter in honor of Pixar’s twentieth …