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So You Want to Work in Animation & Special Effects?

Series: Careers in Film and Television

By Torene Svitil

This book in the Careers in Film and Television series focuses on the art of animation and special effects. Modern technology allows today’s filmmakers to put up on the screen anything they can conceive of, from otherworldly landscapes to fantastic creatures. As a result, a career in animation and special effects has become one of the most exciting of the filmmaking industry—as well as the career with the most potential for growth.

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". . . provides an overview of the kinds of work screenwriters, directors, and animators do."

The Horn Book Guide, Fall 2007

". . . the book is well-written and easy to understand."

Richardson Independent School District, August 24, 2007

"This text is crisply written . . . a useful research tool . . . The flow and balance of both the text and visuals are integrated to present a very stimulating book for both young and reluctant readers . . . a very well written book that will relate well to many young readers."

TriState Young Adult Book Review Committee, May 2007

". . . writing is engaging."

BayViews, July 2007

"Tradition cel animation and computer generated animation are well treated . . ."

Washington Young Adult Book Review Group, September 2007

"This book will be appealing to students who are interested in animation."

Book Buzz, August 2008

". . . this book offers a very readable history of animation and special effects as well as bits of career-oriented information . . . informative text."

Booklist, April 1, 2007

". . . clearly written and authoritative text."

Southern Maine Library District, July 10, 2007

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