Cartoon Modern – Amid Amidi



This is a book I started browsing through a week ago. I keep getting back to it all the time: A wonderful sourcebook of fifties cartoon aesthetics! Lots of text about different artists and production teams, and mouth-watering pictures! It’s been out for a while, and it is so much worth having!

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Amid Amidi

Amid Amidi


Amid Amidi: Amid is the award-winning author of many books about contemporary and classic animated filmmaking, including  “Cartoon Modern: Style and Design in Fifties Animation” and “The Art of Pixar: The Complete Color Scripts and Select Art from 25 Years of Animation.” He is one of the founders of the influential industry website






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