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The world history of animation

Author: Stephen Cavalier
Publisher: London : Aurum Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A comprehensive guide to the animated universe, ranging from the trick films of the nineteenth century to the latest in 3D CGI. Following a ... timeline of animation milestones, with synopses and stills from award-winning classics as well as lesser-known gems ... celebrates animation in all its forms, including short films, movies, television series, music videos, computer games and online ... There are also  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Animated films
Animated television programs
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Cavalier
ISBN: 9781845137144 1845137140
OCLC Number: 748498159
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 --
Resources --
Glossary --
Academy Award winners --
Animation books and websites.
Responsibility: Stephen Cavalier.

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