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.
British Film Institute
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Film, TV & Radio
BFI Screen Guides
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70, 70 colour illustrations
Table Of Contents
Acknowledgments Introduction The Adventures of Prince Achmed Akira Aladdin Alice Alice in Wonderland Allegro non troppo American Pop Animal Farm Antz El Apostol Avatar Azur & Asmar: The Princes' Quest Bambi Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker Beauty and the Beast Belleville Rendez-Vous Cinderella Comet Quest: The Adventures of Mark Twain Coraline Dumbo The Emperor's Nightingale The Fabulous World of Jules Verne Fantasia Fantastic Mr Fox Fantastic Planet Ferngully The Last Rainforest Finding Nemo Fritz the Cat Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence The Girl Who Leapt through Time Grave of the Fireflies Happy Feet Hoppity Goes to Town How to Train Your Dragon The Hunchback of Notre Dame Ice Age Idiots and Angels The Incredibles The Iron Giant Ivan and His Magic Pony The Jungle Book Kiki's Delivery Service King Kong Kung Fu Panda Lady and the Tramp Laputa: Castle in the Sky Lilo and Stitch The Lion King The Little Norse Prince Memories A Midsummer Night's Dream Mind Game Monsters, Inc. My Life as McDull My Neighbour Totoro Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion Nezha Conquers the Dragon King Ninja Scroll Night on the Galactic Railroad The Nightmare Before Christmas One Hundred and One Dalmatians Only Yesterday Persepolis Pinchcliffe Grand Prix Pinocchio The Polar Express Ponyo Porco Rosso Prince of Egypt The Rescuers Rock & Rule Le Roi et l'oiseau Le Roman de Renard A Scanner Darkly The Secret Adventures of Tom Thumb The Secret of Kells The Secret of NIMH Shrek Sita Sings the Blues The Sky Crawlers Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Son of White Mare South Park: Bigger Longer and Uncut Spirited Away The Thief and the Cobbler A Thousand and One Nights The Three Caballeros Tokyo Godfathers Toy Story Up Wallace & Gromit in The Curse of the Were-Rabbit WALL-E Waltz with Bashir Watership Down When the Wind Blows Who Framed Roger Rabbit Yellow Submarine Index
ANDREW OSMOND is a freelance journalist and has written for a range of publications including Sight & Sound, Empire, SFX and the Guardian. He is the author of a BFI Film Classic on Spirited Away (2008).
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