By Noell K. Wolfgram Evans

within the phrases of Walt Disney, "Animation can clarify regardless of the brain of guy can conceive." half biography, half heritage, half inventive remark, this quantity seems at numerous significant figures within the box of animation and discusses how their contributions to the artwork of animation have affected the process the industry--and in lots of instances, had a right away influence on pop culture as a whole.
those proficient artists are divided into a number of classifications: Idealists (Art Babbitt, John Hubley); Mavericks (John Kricfalusi, Terry Gilliam); Technicians (the Fleischer Brothers); impacts (Frank Tashlin, Matt Groening, Ray Harryhausen, Ed Benedict); Trailblazers (Lotte Rieniger, Lillian Friedman); Teller of stories (Henry Selick); lecturers (George Newall, Tom Yohe, the FMPU); and Storytellers (Joe supply, invoice Scott, Michael Maltese). each one animator is represented by way of an inventory of his or her key movies and awards.

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