Stop-motion animators are a special breed — most became fans of the technique at an early age.
We’ve been partying continuously for four weeks – so it’s time for a little cleanup!
Decades after the cartoons were produced, MGM Cartoon music was released on CD to draw attention to its unique artistry.
This is one of the cartoons Disney cited in his lawsuit against Van Beuren – for obvious reasons.
EDITOR: JERRY BECK
Jerry Beck is a writer, animation producer, college professor and author of more than 15 books on animation history. He is a former studio exec with Nickelodeon Movies and Disney, and has written for The Hollywood Reporter and Variety. He has curated cartoons for DVD and blu-ray compilations and has lent his expertise to dozens of bonus documentaries and audio commentaries on such. Beck is currently on the faculty of Cal Arts in Valencia, UCLA in Westwood and Woodbury University in Burbank – teaching animation history. More about Jerry Beck [Click Here]