Tariq Alrimawi – Uses of Arabic Calligraphy in Religious Animated Films

The aim of this paper is to examine and understand the uses of Arabic calligraphy as a visual language tool in animated films. The results of this exploration will enable Arab animators to use religious stories adapted from the Qur’an to make animated films for the domestic and international animation market. Most of the Islamic […]

Andi Spark – Pursuing the Animatrix: Musings on Defining a Term to Describe Woman-Centered Animation

Anima: soul or vital force (feminine form) + Matrix: point from where something originates Factory Girls I started my professional life in a factory—an animation factory. Despite having completed a bachelor degree in the then brand new field of Media Design, which included video, photography, graphic design and animation, along with extensive studies in art […]