Tag Archives: Ward Kimball

Animation Anecdotes #330
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September 22, 2017 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #330

“I thought to myself as I was drawing these strips, ‘This is too big for a comic strip. A comic strip really can’t carry a story like this,” says Charles Schulz.

Animation Anecdotes #327
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September 1, 2017 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #327

“I think it’s my best animation because it was the most imaginative, and broke a lot of rules, shocked everyone here (at Disney),” said Ward Kimball.

The Firehouse Five Plus Two
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August 26, 2017 posted by

The Firehouse Five Plus Two

Once upon a time, a group of Disney animators, writers and musicians who loved jazz and collected records were all of a sudden, the toast of the music world.

Animation Anecdotes #296
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January 13, 2017 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #296

Reason and Emotion (1943) was a wartime short made by the Disney, depicting emotions as cartoon personas. The character of Emotion was modeled after animator Ward Kimball.

Animation Anecdotes #289
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November 18, 2016 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #289

“No one will be exactly like Walt,” says Ward Kimball. “He came along with the right mind, at the right time, and he had the talent at just the right point in history. You can’t duplicate it.”