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Animation Anecdotes #257
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
April 8, 2016 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #257

“There are only 201 men and women in the world who know how hard it is to make a Silly Symphony. These are Walt Disney and his 200 assistants at the Disney Studios, Hollywood.”

“Mickey’s Fire Brigade” (1935)
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April 6, 2016 posted by Devon Baxter

“Mickey’s Fire Brigade” (1935)

In today’s breakdown, Mickey, Donald and Goofy are fighting blazes in this classic Disney cartoon! Sixteen animators are credited for the animation, reflecting the studio’s growth during the mid-1930s.

Animation Anecdotes #256
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
April 1, 2016 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #256

In 1990, there was some controversy about an animated commercial where Popeye states, “I’m Popeye the Quaker Man” – as members of the religious Quakers strongly disapproved of the violence-prone sailor.