skip to content
The world history of animation Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The world history of animation

Author: Stephen Cavalier
Publisher: Berkeley, CA : University of California Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"This book tells the genre's 100-year-old story around the globe, featuring key players in Europe, North America, and Asia. From its earliest days, animation has developed multiple iterations and created myriad dynamic styles, innovative techniques, iconic characters, and memorable stories. The author's account is organized chronologically and covers pioneers, feature films, television programs, digital films,  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Cavalier
ISBN: 9780520261129 0520261127
OCLC Number: 668191570
Notes: "A RotoVision Book"--Title page verso.
Description: 416 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Contents: Brief histories of world animation --
Pre-1900: The origins of animation --
1900-1927: Film animation: the era of experimentation --
1928-1957: Film animation: the golden age of cartoons --
1958-1985: The television age --
1986-2010: The digital dawn --
Academy Award winners --
Animation books and websites.
Other Titles: Animation
Responsibility: Stephen Cavalier.
More information:

Abstract:

Tells the genre's 100-year-old story around the globe, featuring key players in Europe, North America, and Asia. This title explains the evolution of animation techniques, from rotoscoping to  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Almost epic as it showcases the evolution of animation techniques that are the core of the genre... Easy on the eyes and fun to read. A great addition."--Library Journal "All animation aficionados Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(7)

User lists with this item (8)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/668191570>
library:oclcnum"668191570"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/668191570>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh94008548>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Animated television programs--History and criticism."@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/809626>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Animated television programs"@en
schema:name"Animated television programs."@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:copyrightYear"2011"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2011"
schema:description"Brief histories of world animation -- Pre-1900: The origins of animation -- 1900-1927: Film animation: the era of experimentation -- 1928-1957: Film animation: the golden age of cartoons -- 1958-1985: The television age -- 1986-2010: The digital dawn -- Academy Award winners -- Animation books and websites."@en
schema:description""This book tells the genre's 100-year-old story around the globe, featuring key players in Europe, North America, and Asia. From its earliest days, animation has developed multiple iterations and created myriad dynamic styles, innovative techniques, iconic characters, and memorable stories. The author's account is organized chronologically and covers pioneers, feature films, television programs, digital films, games, independent films, and the web. A time line of films and innovations acts as the narrative backbone, and must-see films are listed along with synopses and in-depth biographies of individuals and studios. The book explains the evolution of animation techniques, from rotoscoping to refinements of cel techniques, direct film, claymation, and more."--Publisher."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/606125609>
schema:genre"Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The world history of animation"@en
schema:name"Animation"@en
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.