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Animation Anecdotes #328
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
September 8, 2017 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #328

Osamu Tezuka briefly met Walt Disney at the 1964 New York’s World Fair. I recently stumbled across Tezuka’s own remembrance of that encounter.

Summer Book Reviews
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September 4, 2017 posted by

Summer Book Reviews

Labor Day weekend is a perfect time to read a book or two. Here’s my latest round-up of books I read this summer – and I think you’ll want to get a few of these.

Sing Me A Cartoon #8: Wolf Tracks
NEEDLE DROP NOTES
September 3, 2017 posted by

Sing Me A Cartoon #8: Wolf Tracks

Three Little Pigs premiered on May 25th, 1933 in New York and in LA on July 13th. It didn’t take long for the first records of “Who’s Afraid Of The Big Bad Wolf” to hit the music shops.

Animation Anecdotes #327
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
September 1, 2017 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #327

“I think it’s my best animation because it was the most imaginative, and broke a lot of rules, shocked everyone here (at Disney),” said Ward Kimball.