The illusion of life: Disney animation

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Hyperion, Oct 5, 1995 - Art - 575 pages
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Written by the ultimate Disney insiders, this "bible" of animation has become a legend in itself. This volume seeks to explain the process that makes Disney's animation unique--what sets the work of the Disney studios apart from other animation products. Here are original sketches of best-loved Disney characters, how memorable movie sequences were made, and anecdotes about working with Walt. Full-color throughout. National ads/media.

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User Review  - Daniel - Goodreads

This is probably the most important book written in the subject of animation, even though familiarity with the subject has grown since its writing. It chronicles two top Disney animators' impressions ... Read full review

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Best book on animation I have read so far. Read full review

Contents

Preface
9
Acknowledgments
11
An Art Form Is Born
13
Copyright

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About the author (1995)

Johnston is one of the "Nine Old Men" of Disney Animation.