Creativity, Inc.: Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration
Publish date: April 8th 2014
Publisher: Random House, Inc.
Pages no: 368
Edition language: English
Pixar's movies seem so perfect, so beautifully affecting, that I've always had the notion that they were birthed complete, like pulling a cut diamond from the crumbly soil of your garden. Not so much. In Creativity, Inc., Catmull explains that all Pixar movies "suck at first." That's not even th...
Ed Catmull is, for those who don't recognise the name, one of the founders of Pixar and it's current president. Initially a computer scientist, he was pretty famous within the graphics and comp. sci. community long before he became involved in the film industry. Indeed Pixar itself grew up out of pr...
Ed Catmull is one of the founding fathers of Pixar and the current president of Disney and Pixar Animation Studios. This book is partly a memoir about the birth and growth of Pixar and partly his "thoughts for managing a creative culture." Well told, interesting, but you need to put your own filter ...