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21 Links to Animation Resources

Ani DB AniDB stands for Anime DataBase. AniDB is a non-profit anime database that is open freely to the public. This means that all users have the ability to add or edit information. (last updated: 11 Apr 2012)

Aniboom (last updated: 11 Apr 2012)

Animate Clay (last updated: 11 Apr 2012)

Animation Archive (last updated: 11 Apr 2012)

Animation Arena (last updated: 11 Apr 2012)

Animation Film Festivals (last updated: 11 Apr 2012)

Animation Guild The Guild hosts lunch meetings for new members in order to introduce the Motion Picture Industry Pension and Health Plans. This helps promote the best use of the plans so the members can make better choices regarding their health care and retirement savings. (last updated: 11 Apr 2012)

Animation Industry Database Welcome to Animation Industry Database, the ultimate resource for the professional animation, visual effects and gaming-related communities. Use the database and free downloadable directories to find animation, visual effects and related companies located throughout the world. Choose from almost 5,000 companies and schools in over 100 categories ranging from animation production to distribution, from advertising agencies to trade commissions. Use the AIDB as a buyer's guide, a way to find clients, get work and obtain the products and services you need. (last updated: 11 Apr 2012)

Animation Toolworks

As with previous LunchBoxes, creating animation has never been easier. No film, no software, no computer needed. All you need is a video camera and monitor. Shoot. Replay. Instantly.

(last updated: 11 Apr 2012)

Animation World Network (last updated: 5 Jun 2013)

Animatus Animation Links Animatus Animation Links (last updated: 11 Apr 2012)

Anime News Network (last updated: 11 Apr 2012)

Asifa Hollywood (last updated: 11 Apr 2012)

Cartoon Supplies (last updated: 11 Apr 2012)

Chromacolour ChromaColour International Ltd. is a Canadian company located in Calgary, Alberta, in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. ChromaColour has been a market leader for 35 years in the manufacture and supply of thousands of acrylic colours. The company has four divisions but our core division is “Animation” and we are the world leader in the manufacture and sale of a broad range of industry-specific equipment, furniture, software and supplies to major studios, individuals and schools around the world. We are the only company to manufacture a true animation paper that is archival for 250 years and translucent up to 10 layers. (last updated: 11 Apr 2012)

How to Animate (last updated: 11 Apr 2012)

International Animated Film Association (last updated: 11 Apr 2012)

Richards Animated Divots (last updated: 11 Apr 2012)

Society for Animated Studies The Society for Animation Studies (SAS) is an international organization dedicated to the study of animation history and theory. It was founded by Dr. Harvey Deneroff in 1987. Each year, the SAS holds an annual conference at locations throughout the world, where members present their recent research. (last updated: 11 Apr 2012)

Stop Motion Animation (last updated: 11 Apr 2012)

Studica (last updated: 11 Apr 2012)


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The University of Alabama
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