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Library Items

Our animation resource library is packed with rare films, books, magazines and more to inspire, inform and educate our Associate, Producing and Quick Kids membership.

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We have a library of over 2,000 items available for use for Quickdraw members. You can search the catalogue below to get a sense of what we offer; most items are available for pickup only at Quickdraw's studios, while some of the more rare items are available for on-site reference. Our system doesn't currently accommodate placing holds, so please reach out about any items you're interested in.

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1001 Arabian Nights Starring Mister Magoo
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100% Independent: A selection of 17 Canadian animated short films 1980 - 2000 [VHS to DVD]
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101 Dalmations
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12 Films de Georges Schwizgebel
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150 Cartoon Classics - Disc 1
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150 Cartoon Classics - Disc 2
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150 Cartoon Classics - Disc 3
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150 Cartoon Classics - Disc 4
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16mm Motion Picture Film Maintenance Manual
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48 hours Animaton Lockdown 2014
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4 Great Works of Frederic Back
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500 Great Films
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$9.99: The Meaning of Life on Sale Now!
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A Animacao
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Aardman Animations
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Aboriginal Media Directory
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Abschulssfilme: Studienbereich Animation 2008
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Abstract Painting: Concepts and Techniques
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A Bug's Life (Collector's Edition)
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Academy Award Winners: Animated Short Films
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A Cast Of Friends
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A Century of Women Cartoonists
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A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
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A Christmas Gift
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A Compilation of Cameraless Animation Films by Richard Reeves
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Acrylic Revolution: New Tricks and Techniques for Working with the World's Most Versatile Medium
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A Dame to Kill for (Sin City)
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A Day With Biff
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A Dead Man's Hoilday
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Adolf, Vol. 4: Days Of Infamy
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Adolf, Vol. 5: 1945 And All That Remains
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A Doonesbury Special
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A Drawing Handbook: Themes, Tools and Techniques
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Advanced Photography
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Adventures of Prince Achmed
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Adventure Time: Season 1
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Adventure Time: The Art of OOO
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Adventure Time Vol. 1: Playing With Fire
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Aeon Flux
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Aeon Flux: Mission Infinite
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Aeon Flux: Operative Terminus
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Aeon Flux: The Herodotus File
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Aesop's Fables Volume 4 [VHS to DVD]
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Afro Samurai
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Afro Samurai: Resurrection (Spike Version)
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After Effects Apprentice
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A History of the American Avant-Garde Cinema
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A Hundred Years of Japanese Film: A Concise History, with a Selective Guide to Videos and DVDs
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Akbar and Jeff's Guide to Life
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Akira
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Akira: The Special Edition - Disc 1
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Akira: The Special Edition - Disc 2
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Aladdin
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Aladdin & His Magic Lamp [VHS to DVD]
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Alberta Works 1995 Directory for Film, T.V. and Video Production
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Alberta Works 2000 Directory for Film, Video, Television and Multimedia Production
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Alberta Works 98
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Alice
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Alice in Wonderland
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Alice in Wonderland (Disney Gold Classic Collection)
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Alice in Wonderland Exclusive Archive Collection
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Alice in Wonderland [VHS to DVD]
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Alice of Wonderland in Paris
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Alien 4 Script
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Alien III - Final Draft
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Alien Resurrection Scriptbook: Based on the Motion Picture
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Aliens: Complete Illustrated Screenplay
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Aliens In The Attic
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All Dogs Go to Heaven
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All Dogs Go to Heaven 2
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Allegro Non Troppo
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Altered States 1966-1999
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Amazing Stories Book Two
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American Animated Films: The Silent Era, 1897-1929
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American Cinematographer manual
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American Cinematographer Manual
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American Magus Harry Smith: A Modern Alchemist
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American Pop
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American Splendor
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A Midsummer Night's Dream
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Amiga World Animation Video
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A Morning Stroll
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Amphigorey: Fifteen Books
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An Actor Prepares
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An Animated Christmas
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Anastasia
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An Atlas of Animal Anatomy for Artists (Dover Anatomy for Artists)
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Anatomy: A Complete Guide for Artists (Dover Anatomy for Artists)
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Andre the Giant: Life and Legend
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Andrew Aiton: The Ant and the Grasshopper
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Andrew Aiton: The Frog and the Ox
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Andrew Aiton: The Mouse and the Oyster
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Andrew Aiton: The Oak and the Reeds
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Andrew Aiton: The Tortoise and the Hare
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Andy Warhol: The Factory Years, 1964-1967
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An Extremely Goofy Movie
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Angst for the Memories: the films of Stefan Schabenbeck
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Anima Feast 95 Vol. 2
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Animal Farm
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Animals in Motion (Dover Anatomy for Artists)
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Animando
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Animania [VHS to DVD]
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Animated Cartoons For The Beginner
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Animated Cartoons: How They Are Made Their Origin and Development
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Animated Film: Concepts, Methods, Uses
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Animated Films by Karen Aqua
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Animated Films (Virgin Film)
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Animated Life: A lifetime of tips, tricks, and stories from a Disney Legend
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Animated Self Portraits
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Animated Short Films
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Animated TV Specials: The Complete Directory to the First Twenty-Five Years, 1962-1987
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Animated Worlds
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Animate to Harmony: The Independent Animator's Guide to Toon Boom
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Animating Culture: Hollywood Cartoons from the Sound Era (Communications, Media, and Culture Series)
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Animating Films Without a Camera
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Animation 101
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Animation: A Reference Guide (American Popular Culture)
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Animation - Art and Industry
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Animation at the Oscars
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Animation, Caricature, and Gag and Political Cartoons in the United States and Canada: An International Bibliography
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Animation Celebration: Laserdisc Collection Volume One
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Animation Celebration Vol. 2
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Animation Celebration Vol. 4
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Animation Compilation
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Animation (Design Library)
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Animation Development: From Pitch to Production
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Animation Express (2-Disc Set) - DISC 1
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Animation Express (2-Disc Set) - DISC 2
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Animation for Fallen Catholics
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Animation for Kids Volume One: Cartoons Critters
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Animation: From Script to Screen
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Animation in Asia and the Pacific
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Animation Industry Directory 1997
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Animation Industry Directory 2002
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Animation in the Cinema
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Animation in the Netherlands
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Animation - Learn How To Draw Animated Cartoons NO. 26
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Animation Legend Winsor McCay
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Animation Lockdown 2007
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Animation Lockdown 2008
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Animation Lockdown 2009
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Animation Lockdown 2011
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Animation Lockdown 2012
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Animation Lockdown 2013
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Animation Lockdown 2015
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Animation Lockdown 2016
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Animation Lockdown 2017
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Animation Lockdown 2018
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Animation Lockdown 2019: Extreme Emotion Edition
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Animation Machine: Pre-Cinema Collection & Cinematographic Toys
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Animation Magic Book: Behind the Scenes Look At How an Animated Film is Made
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Animation on DVD: The Ultimate Guide
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Animation on the Web
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Animation Runner Kuromi
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Animation Runner Kuromi 2
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Animation Show of Shows - Volume 01
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Animation Show of Shows - Volume 02
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Animation Show of Shows - Volume 03
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Animation Show of Shows - Volume 04
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Animation Show of Shows - Volume 05
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Animation Show of Shows - Volume 06
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Animation Sketchbooks
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Animations of Mortality
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Animation Techniques
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Animation: The Whole Story
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Animation Unlimited
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Animation Unlimited: Innovative Short Films Since 1940
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Animators: How Did You Do That / Trickfilmer: Wie habt ihr das Gemacht?
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Animator's Index A-F
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Animator's Index G-N
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Animator's Index O-Z
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Animators Unearthed: A Guide to the Best of Contemporary Animation
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Anime Explosion! The What? Why? & Wow! of Japanese Animation
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Anime from Akira to Princess Mononoke: Experiencing Contemporary Japanese Animation
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A-ni-me, The Berkeley Journal of Japanese Animation, Vol.1, Issue 2
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a-ni-me The Berkeley Journal of Japanese Animation Volume 1, Issue 1
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AN INTRODUCTION TO ILLUSTRATION
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An Introduction to the American Underground Film
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An Officer and a Duck
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Ansel Adams: The Camera
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Ansel Adams: The Negative
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Antz
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Appleseed (Widescreen) (2004)
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A Primer for Film-Making
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Arbuckle & Keaton Vol. 1
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Arbuckle & Keaton Vol. 2
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Architecture Now!
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A Reader In Animation Studies
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Armitage: Dual Matrix
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Army of Darkness
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Around The Corner From Solitude
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Art and Visual Perception
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Art & Animation
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Art in Motion: Animation Aesthetics
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Artists Complete Problems and Solutions Handbook
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Artist Sketches from Triplets of Belleville
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Art of the Animated Image: An Anthology
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Art Spiegelman: Comix, Essays, Graphics and Scraps: From Maus to Now to MAUS to Now
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Art Techno En Scene: Les Performances Technologiques
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Art That Moves: The Work of Len Lye
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Arzach (A Heavy Metal book)
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A Scanner Darkly (Widescreen)
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ASIFA-Canada presents 100% Independent
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A Sketchbook, vol. 1
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Asterix Versus Caesar: the book of the film (Book 29)
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Astroboy
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ASTRO BOY - COMPLETE SERIES Disc 1
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ASTRO BOY - COMPLETE SERIES Disc 2
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ASTRO BOY - COMPLETE SERIES Disc 3
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ASTRO BOY - COMPLETE SERIES Disc 4
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ASTRO BOY - COMPLETE SERIES Disc 5
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A Technological History of Motion Pictures and Television
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A time is a terrible thing to waste
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Atlantis - The Lost Empire
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Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2-Disc Collector's Edition)
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Atlantis: The Lost Empire: The Illustrated Script (Abridged with Notes From the Filmmakers)
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Atomic bomb PICADON [Japanese Import]
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A Tribute To / Un Hommage A Frederic Back - Disc 1
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A Tribute To / Un Hommage A Frederic Back - Disc 2
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A Tribute To / Un Hommage A Frederic Back - Disc 3
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A Tribute To / Un Hommage A Frederic Back - Disc 4
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Attack of the 30's Characters
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Attack Of The Killer Tomatoes [VHS to DVD]
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Audio in Media
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Avengers Legends, Vol. 1 - Avengers Forever
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AVOID EYE CONTACT: VOLUME 2
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Avoid Eye Contact Volume I
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Azumanga Daioh: The Animation
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Bacchus Volume One Omnibus Edition
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Bacchus Volume Two Omnibus Edition
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Backgrounds + Layout
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Bakshi's The Lord of the Rings
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Balto
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Bambi 55th Anniversary Limited Edition
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Barefoot Gen: A Cartoon Story of Hiroshima
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Barefoot Gen: The Day After
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Barefoot Gen, Vol. 3: Life After the Bomb