hidden art of disney golden age

Books We Love – Issue #253

They Drew as They Pleased: The Hidden Art of Disney’s Golden Age By Didier Ghez [Chronicle Books, $40] In the first half of the 20th century, as Walt Disney Studio prepared to tackle ... Continue Reading →

Books We Love – Issue #246

Original Folk & Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm Translated & Edited by Jack Zipes [Princeton Univ. Press, $35] When German brothers, linguists and cultural researchers Jacob ... Continue Reading →
Harold Whitaker

R.I.P. British Animator Harold Whitaker

Animator and author Harold Whitaker passed away on Christmas Day in the U.K. The London animation veteran, who worked on acclaimed movies such as Animal Farm and Where the Wind Blows, ... Continue Reading →

Short on Minutes, Long on Talent

The 2012 edition of the Annecy Festival puts an amazingly diverse and creative range of animated shorts from all over the world in the spotlight. Animated short film submissions poured ... Continue Reading →