DIX project - Collecting and indexing sources from the Disney universe

The Disney resource index (DIX) contains references to and excerpts from documents, articles, lectures, interviews etc. with relations to the Disney realm. Resources from the DIX database may be filtered by various parameters like persons roles (e.g. imagineer or animator), specific persons (eg. Marc Davis or Tony Baxter) or keywords (eg. Big Thunder Mountain Railroad or Disneyland Paris).

Newest entry

The Mouse Knows Best 2017-10-15
Music is the foundation for the story…

Music is the foundation for the story…

Bruce Broughton (interviewee)

Last added

Famous Monsters of Filmland 1982-01
The Watcher in the Woods

The Watcher in the Woods

can't see the horror for the trees

Bob Broughton (subject)
Art Cruickshank (subject)
Harrison Ellenshaw (subject)

Featured entry

Hollywood U.S.A. 1949-06
Paula Stone interviews Walt Disney

Paula Stone interviews Walt Disney

Walt Disney (interviewee)

Entry of the day

Skywalking through Neverland 2014-01-28
Tinkerbell Talks! Margaret Kerry

Tinkerbell Talks! Margaret Kerry

Part 1

Margaret Kerry (interviewee)

Featured book

Snow White's People: An Oral History of the Disney Film Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (Volume 1)
David Johnson
Theme Park Press
show book

How to search DIX

All DIX contents are accessible via the 'Resource database' menu and it's sub-menus.
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Disney lectures

In 1936 shortly after he received Walt Disney's famous letter discussing plans for an internal artists training program Don Graham started his lectures at the Walt Disney Studios. Transcripts of these lectures are treasures for animators and everyone trying to understand the animation process.
Several lectures were made public by collectors and are referenced by DIX.

Walt's People

Walt's People
We are proud to be able to provide the first complete and public list of all interviews and articles contained in the great book series Walt's People.
Walt's People
Authoritative but accessible, the Walt's People series is the world's best-known, most widely used multi-volume resource about Disney history.


Persons 915
Person roles 50
Sources 350
Audio 854
Video 116
Text 2204
Total entries 3263