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Animation Anecdotes #304
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
March 10, 2017 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #304

Ferngully co-producer Wayne Young claimed in an interview that Disney tried to stall and undercut the making of his animated feature film.

Jiminy Cricket on Records
ANIMATION SPIN
March 7, 2017 posted by Greg Ehrbar

Jiminy Cricket on Records

A look at two records by one of the most popular stars of Broadway, Hollywood and the early record industry, in the signature cartoon role he first voiced in Pinocchio.

Signed by Walt? Drawn to a D
WALTER LANTZ ARCHIVE
March 4, 2017 posted by Tom Klein

Signed by Walt? Drawn to a D

When Pinto Colvig switched from Lantz to Disney, his looping signature may have played a small role in leading to something iconic and happily everlasting.

Animation Anecdotes #303
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
March 3, 2017 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #303

Animator Dave Spafford created three versions of Woody Woodpecker – one for each nominee – to announce the winner of the 1991 Academy Award for Best Cartoon Short.