Tag Archives: Felix The Cat

The 50th Cartoon Carnival
CARTOONS ON FILM
November 7, 2016 posted by

The 50th Cartoon Carnival

The *50th* Cartoon Carnival, which commences at 8pm on Saturday November 19th, 2016 in Brooklyn, is specifically dedicated to rarities. On ‘reel’ 16mm film, too.

Animation Anecdotes #212
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
May 15, 2015 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #212

The Felix the Cat Sign. The Felix the Cat animated character was borrowed as an icon by L.A. automobile dealer Winslow Felix who opened Felix Chevrolet in 1921. Winslow Felix…

Animation Anecdotes #208
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
April 17, 2015 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #208

By A Waterfall. When Adolph Zukor, president of Famous Players-Lasky, decided to stop producing the Paramount Screen Magazine (which featured the Felix the Cat silent animated cartoons) in 1920 as…

Animation Anecdotes #207
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
April 10, 2015 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #207

Snagglepuss Is Straight. One of the things guaranteed to irritate animation producer Joe Barbera was when some of the younger staff at the studio would tease him in later years…