Category Archives: SUSPENDED ANIMATION

Danny Kaye’s Weavie-Weavies
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
August 2, 2019 posted by Jim Korkis

Danny Kaye’s Weavie-Weavies

Walt Disney was always looking for opportunities to find additional work for his artists. One solution was supplying short animated segments for features from other movie studios.

Pondering “Pocahontas”
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
July 26, 2019 posted by Jim Korkis

Pondering “Pocahontas”

I think Disney’s Pocahontas will seem better as time passes. While it is flawed, there is still much to recommend in it. Here’s my opinion.

In His Own Words: Joe Ranft
SUSPENDED ANIMATION
June 7, 2019 posted by Jim Korkis

In His Own Words: Joe Ranft

In 1999, Joe dropped by Disney Feature Animation Florida and the Disney Institute where I was an animation instructor, and I got a chance to talk with him.

Who Was Count Cutelli?
SUSPENDED ANIMATION
May 31, 2019 posted by Jim Korkis

Who Was Count Cutelli?

Count Cutelli is not mentioned in any other source, other than that short self-promoting newspaper interview, as ever doing Mickey Mouse’s voice. So what are the facts?