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

Disney History Institute Podcast 2018-03-13
Screenwriting with Walt

Screenwriting with Walt

Larry Watkin (subject)

Last added

Future Life 1979-03
Imagineering The Future

Imagineering The Future

A Sneak Preview Tour of Walt Disney's Top Secret "Community of Tomorrow"

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

Walt's People: Volume 13 - Talking Disney with the Artists Who Knew Him 1980-01-30
Donald Duckwall

Donald Duckwall

Donald Duckwall (interviewee)
Dave Smith (author)

Featured book

Walt's People: Volume 6 - Talking Disney with the Artists Who Knew Him
Didier Ghez
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 954
Person roles 51
Sources 420
Audio 899
Video 121
Text 2300
Total entries 3441