'An important guide to this medium ... highlights the need to complement the "old" with the "new" to enable the story of animation to continue'
Jane Batkin - University of Lincoln
'A fantastic textbook that fills a lamentable void in animation studies - thorough and engaging for teachers and students alike, it is now my go-to book for my History of Animation course'
Matthew Ramsey - Salve Regina University
'This erudite, marvellous resource gives us the one-volume overview of the field that we have been waiting for'
Dr Kirsten Moana Thompson - Victoria University, New Zealand
'Easily one of the best books I have read. If you are involved in the animation industry or educating future animators, this book is a must read and I highly recommend it for your bookshelf and/or classroom '
André Thomas - Texas A&M University