Category Archives: ANIMATION ANECDOTES

The Skeleton Dance
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
July 30, 2021 posted by Jim Korkis

The Skeleton Dance

Almost every Halloween, the Walt Disney Company seems to showcase one of its earliest black-and-white cartoons, the very first Silly Symphony.

Disney Studios 1938
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
July 19, 2021 posted by Jim Korkis

Disney Studios 1938

Back in the late 1930s, many magazines sent writers to Disney Studios to see what Walt Disney was up to after the success of Snow White.

Don Bluth’s “Xanadu”
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
July 2, 2021 posted by Jim Korkis

Don Bluth’s “Xanadu”

The first work of the newly established Don Bluth Studio that public saw was the two minute musical sequence in the feature film “Xanadu” (1980).