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.


Pixar before Pixar

I didn’t interview Catmull or Carpenter when I wrote The Art of
Pixar Short Films, but I did speak to three of their colleagues on …



First, a research request, because if Cartoon Brew’s readers
can’t help out with this one, I don’t know who can. I’m looking …