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“The Puppetoon Movie” blu-ray Update
News
November 18, 2013 posted by Jerry Beck

“The Puppetoon Movie” blu-ray Update

This is an update on the blu-ray of The Puppetoon Movie which I announced here in August. I just received a copy of the final check discs and I’m happy…

Indian Animation Update
FUNNY ANIMALS AND MORE
November 17, 2013 posted by Fred Patten

Indian Animation Update

I am doing another column on Indian animation much sooner than I expected. It has been a busier time than usual for animation, according to Animation Xpress, the Indian industry…

Animation Anecdotes #136
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
November 15, 2013 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #136

Clarence Nash Is Not Mel Blanc. In 1977 when I talked with him, Clarence Nash was not happy. “Everybody thinks Mel Blanc is Donald Duck! He’s not. I’m Donald Duck….

“Mickey’s Christmas Carol”
ANIMATION SPIN
November 12, 2013 posted by Greg Ehrbar

“Mickey’s Christmas Carol”

Eight years before Mickey’s Christmas Carol was an Oscar-nominated short cartoon, it was a Disneyland LP and book set called Dickens’ Christmas Carol Presented By The Popular Repertory Company, The…