Lavishly illustrated and encyclopedic in scope, The Global Historical past of Animation tells the style’s one hundred-12 months-vintage tale world wide, that includes key gamers in Europe, North The united states, and Asia. From its earliest days, animation has evolved more than one iterations and created myriad dynamic types, cutting edge ways, iconic characters, and remarkable tales. Stephen Cavalier’s complete account is arranged chronologically and covers pioneers, function motion pictures, tv techniques, virtual motion pictures, video games, impartial motion pictures, and the internet. An exhaustive time line of flicks and inventions acts because the narrative spine, and should-see motion pictures are indexed along side synopses and in-intensity biographies of people and studios. The ebook explains the evolution of animation ways, from rotoscoping to refinements of cel ways, direct movie, claymation, and extra. A real world survey, The Global Historical past of Animation is an exhilarating and inspirational adventure during the huge and nonetheless-increasing animation universe―a spot as infinite because the human creativeness.

• A complete global Historical past of animation, that includes all genres,

styles, media, and techniques

• Options movie, tv, and internet-primarily based animation

• Illustrated in complete colour throughout

• Contains complete biographies of major practitioners