Cartoons

Cartoons : One Hundred Years of Cinema Animation

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..". its encyclopedic style will find it a place in the library of everyone interested in the subject." Kirkus Reviews"This exciting and informative encyclopedia... is a worthy and welcome addition to our library on world-wide cartooning... this is a marvelous compendium, one that belongs on the coffee-table and on the scholar s shelf." Journal of Popular Culture..". this valuable effort... promises to be the basic reference on its subject for some time to come." Booklist"Enthusiastically recommended as both a fascinating story and an incredible reference resource for both scholars and aficionados of the art of film." Choice"Best of all, though, are the author s unexpectedly clever insights." Los Angeles Times Book Review"This encyclopedic survey of commercial and fine art animation is well illustrated and international in scope; few new books on animation contain as much material as this important volume." Wilson Library BulletinThe long-awaited English-language edition of a classic study of world animation, Cartoons provides the first comprehensive, detailed history and critique of cinema animation world-wide. Over 70 countries, 2,000 animators, and 3,000 films are covered in this lavishly illustrated, authoritative, and encyclopedic account."show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 540 pages
  • 200.66 x 236.22 x 33.02mm | 1,496.85g
  • Indiana University Press
  • Bloomington, IN, United States
  • English
  • 95 color plates, 151 b&w figs.
  • 0253209374
  • 9780253209375
  • 2,053,059

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Cartoons-- One Hundred Years Of Cinema Animation provides the first comprehensively detailed history and critique of cinema animation produced around the world. It is the long-awaited English language edition of a reference book which has already been acclaimed as a classic work of scholarship, it its Italian and French editions, on the marvelous and exciting subject of animated cinema.show more

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"Enthusiastically recommended as both a fascinating story and an incredible reference resource for both scholars and aficionados of the art of film." Choice"show more

About G Bendazzi

GIANNALBERTO BENDAZZI is a founding member of the Society for Animation Studies and a former member of the board of directors of ASIFA (Association internationale du film d'animation).show more

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