Tag Archives: Terrytoons

Animation Anecdotes #284
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
October 14, 2016 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #284

Edna Phillips who was the principal harpist in Fantasia recalled, “I was banished to the pit beneath the stage so that the rustle of my skirt against the harp couldn’t be heard by the microphones.”

More Terrytoons in CinemaScope
LOST PLANET ANIME
August 22, 2016 posted by

More Terrytoons in CinemaScope

Most existent versions of these cartoons were panned-and-scanned for television airings, so I took upon myself to find as many wide-format prints on film as possible – the only way to view these cartoons the proper way.

A Chat with Ed Rehberg
THE GOLDEN AWARDS INTERVIEWS
January 4, 2016 posted by

A Chat with Ed Rehberg

Ed Rehberg’s career in animation rests on a fairly long list of credits as a journeyman animator and director. However, his place in animation history is assured for his role in the 1947 Terrytoons strike – and his work on early TV commercials.

A Chat With Carlo Vinci
THE GOLDEN AWARDS INTERVIEWS
December 14, 2015 posted by

A Chat With Carlo Vinci

I will begin this new series of posts with video of animator Carlo Vinci (née Carlo Antonio Vinciguerra) whom I met on January 20th, 1984, at Sorrentino’s Restaurant in Toluca Lake.