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Animated Short Films by Piotr Borowiec

By Piotr Borowiec

So one can advertise the examine and delight of cartoons, Borowiec's lively brief motion pictures arranges very important information regarding those movies in an easy-to-use layout. This precise reference advisor makes a speciality of lively movies lower than 39 mins in size, initially produced for theatrical liberate, at present or lately to be had on videocassette, television, or in cinemas. The advisor contains 5 sections: --A short historical past of lively brief movies offers a quick survey of this style from the 1900s to the Nineties --Cartoon stories include the most element of the paintings, directory over 1800 cartoons in alphabetical order --Director Index lists all movie administrators whose movies are indexed --Chronological Index lists all cartoons chronologically from 1906 to 1997 --Four and 5 big name assessment part lists the easiest cartoons and identifies the most important sketch stars that seem in these movies probably the most liked sketch characters made their debuts within the theatrical shorts Borowiec examines. From the main studios to the extra vague, theatrical free up used to be the mode of distribution. more youthful generations comprehend a few of these cartoons from Saturday morning tv. Older fanatics might have in mind the shorts of their unique layout at the great display. For fanatics of every age, this e-book can be a useful source in makes an attempt to benefit extra concerning the early days of the medium. Its exhaustive assurance offers an easy-to-use technique for making experience of the doubtless overwhelming quantity of lively shorts.

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Unfortunately, some jokes are repetitive and after an excellent start the film fails to gain more momentum. Gillett, Disney) Mickey, Minnie, Pluto, Horace and Clarabelle have a nice picnic on the beach. The best gag has Clarabelle being used as a cannon to fire at an octopus. Geronimi, Disney) Beachcombers Donald and Pluto play with an inflated dingy, while an army of red ants quickly dispose of their provisions. Patel, NFB) Imaginative cartoon about human evolution. An Academy Award nominee. Jones, WB) Daffy and Bugs try to escape giant Elmer in this adaptation of the story about Jack and the Beanstalk.

In "Gerald McBoing-Boing" (1950), instead of drawing a wall with a clock hanging on it, only a clock would be drawn. That clock would stand in for the entire wall. In "The Tell-Tale Heart" (1953), the mansion would have a staircase, but no walls. Windows and doors would still be there, but no walls would separate the outside from the inside. It would be possible to observe the characters inside the house, Page 14 while viewing the mansion from outside. Everyone would be placed in relation to his surrounding.

They are arranged by studio (listed alphabetically from Aardman to Warner) and further subdivided by year of release. Independent productions are divided by country of origin. Major cartoon stars appearing in those films are identified using this key: AP Andy Panda (Lantz) B Bugs Bunny (Warner) BB Betty Boop (Fleischer) Bk Bosko (Warner) C Coyote (Warner, DePatie) CC Claude Cat (Warner) CD Chip 'n' Dale (Disney) CW Chilly Willy (Lantz) D Daffy (Warner, DePatie) DD Donald Duck (Disney) EF Elmer Fudd (Warner) F Felix (Sullivan, Van Beuren) FC Fox and Crow (UPA) FF Flip the Frog (Iwerks) FL Foghorn Leghorn (Warner) G Goofy (Disney) GD Gertie the Dinosaur (independent) GM Gerald McBoing-Boing (UPA) HB Humphrey Bear (Disney) K Koko (Fleischer) M Magoo (UPA) MM Mickey Mouse (Disney) Mv Marvin Martian (Warner) P Pluto (Disney) Pn Pink Panther (DePatie) Pp Pepe le Pew (Warner) PP Porky Pig (Warner, DePatie) PS Popeye the Sailor (Fleischer, Paramount) RR Road Runner (Warner, DePatie) S Sylvester (Warner, DePatie) SG Speedy Gonzales (Warner, DePatie) SS Screwy Squirrel (MGM) Su Superman (Fleischer, Paramount) T Tweety (Warner) Page 4 TD Tasmanian Devil (Warner) TJ Tom and Jerry (MGM) TJh Tom and Jerry (Van Beuren) W Willie Whopper (Iwerks) Wf Wolf (MGM) WG Wallace and Gromit (Aardman) WW Woody Woodpecker (Lantz) YS Yosemite Sam (Warner) Page 5 2 A Brief History of Animated Short Films Name the greatest film of 1953.

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