Synopses & Reviews
The animated feature film has been long under-represented in film criticism. Yet animated films have probably never been a stronger force in world cinema than they are today. This book discusses 100 key animated films from around the world, from Shrek to Svankmajer. While the genre continues to pick up attention and garner worldwide audiences of millions, appreciation for the art of animated features seems to grow as quickly as the technology driving it forward. International in focus, 100 Animated Feature Films come to life on the page with vivid images from the films discussed.
About the Author
Andrew Osmond is a freelance journalist, specializing in animation, film and fantasy media. He is a regular writer for Sight and Sound magazine, Empire (EMAP) and SFX (Future), and has been published in The Guardian and Times Educational Supplement. He is the author of BFI Film Classic Spirited Away and Satoshi Kon. He lives in London.