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Animation Anecdotes #273
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
July 29, 2016 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #273

John Musker commented on the cameo in Disney’s Aladdin of him and co-director Ron Clements: “If we were real actors, we would have had us fired.”

Woody Woodpecker & the Avant-Garde
WALTER LANTZ ARCHIVE
July 23, 2016 posted by Tom Klein

Woody Woodpecker & the Avant-Garde

Almost seventy years after it closed, an exhibit will open soon to celebrate the influence of a long-ago art gallery that had a big influence on cinema – and especially Woody cartoons.

Animation Anecdotes #272
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
July 22, 2016 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #272

“Itchy and Scratchy came from something I’ve always wanted to do since I was a little kid. Watching cartoons like Tom and Jerry, I thought it would be fun to do a cartoon that really was totally violent.” – Matt Groening