About the Author
Tom Sito is a veteran animator and animation historian who has worked in Hollywood forover 40 years. His screen credits include Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988), The Little Mermaid(1989), Beauty and the Beast (1991), Aladdin (1992), The Lion King (1993), Pocahontas (1995),The Prince of Egypt (1998), Shrek (2001), and Osmosis Jones (2001). His television work includesHe-Man and the Masters of the Universe, She Ra Princess of Power, and The Superfriends. He isPresident Emeritus of the Animation Guild Local 839 (Hollywood), was awarded the JuneForay Award by ASIFA Hollywood, and sits on the Board of Governors for the Motion PictureAcademy of Arts & Sciences. He is a member of the Hyperion Historical Alliance and TheNational Cartoonists Society. He currently teaches animation at the University of SouthernCalifornia.His books include Drawing the Line: The Untold Story of the Animation Unions from Bosco toBart Simpson (University Press of Kentucky, 2006), Moving Innovation: A History of ComputerAnimation (MIT Press, 2013), and Timing for Animation, Second Edition (Focal Press, 2009).