Alastair Taylor’s Fridge D’or

Alastair Taylor tells how he made The Fridge D’or at Bath Academy of Art. The film was a big hit at the Cambridge Animation Festival 1983. “The Fridge D’or’ was made in rather makeshift style during my final year as an illustration student at Bath Academy of Art. It is concerned with destiny, the foreknowledge … Read more

Fans of Japanese animation

Frank Baker is a member of the USA based Cartoon/Fantasy organization. He tells us what it is all about. The Cartoon/Fantasy Organization is an association of tans of Japanese animated science fiction and fantasy-adventure cartoons. Founded in 1978 C/FO as it is called for short was started by a small group of dedicated fans of … Read more

Bob Privett. 19? to 1984. A tribute.

Obituary by Ken Clark. Bob Privett was not content just to practice his craft, he spent his latter years teaching the art to a succession of grateful students in the heart of London at the Central School of Art, Southampton Row, where he was Head of the Animation Department. I visited him once during class … Read more