Category Archives: ANIMATION ANECDOTES

Animation Anecdotes #248
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
February 5, 2016 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #248

Excerpts from a letter to Bruno Edera by animator Osamu Tezuka, quotes from Jeff Smith, Don Bluth, Walter Lantz, Jessica Rabbit and… Chevy Chase? Another great week of anecdotes.

Animation Anecdotes #247
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
January 29, 2016 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #247

This week the Anecdotes include Roger Rabbit, Mel Blanc, Don Bluth, Judy Jetson, Mr. Magoo, Oliver and Company and The Three Stooges.

In His Own Words:  Donald Duck
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
January 16, 2016 posted by Jim Korkis

In His Own Words: Donald Duck

One of my favorite episodes of the Disney weekly television show was A Day in the Life of Donald Duck (1956) where Clarence Nash meets Donald Duck in his office at the Disney Studio.

Animation Anecdotes #245
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
January 15, 2016 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #245

When asked how involved Ted Geisel (Dr. Seuss) was with the television specials done by DePatie-Freleng using his characters, David DePatie said, “He was a very hands-on guy.”

Animation Anecdotes #243
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
January 1, 2016 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #243

Happy New Year! We start the year with anecdotes on The Reluctant Dragon and Baby Weems, Rankin-Bass and Thundercats, Private Snafu, Yellow Submarine and Walter Lantz’ Jitterbugs.