Dream on Silly Dreamer

Disney animator Dan Lund documents Disney’s decision to shut down its hand-drawn animation department and focus instead on computer-generated animation. This will likely be removed shortly, so watch it while you can.

Bob Clampett: The Man from Wackyland

Here’s a great look at what makes Bob Clampett’s cartoons so special, as well as what separates him from Tex Avery and Chuck Jones. John K is featured throughout this short documentary, and he has a lot more to say about Clampett on his own blog. Well worth a visit.

Floyd Norman – An Animated Life: Documentary

Take an intimate journey through the life and career of the ‘Forrest Gump’ of the animation industry – Floyd Norman. At 80 years old, see how this Disney Legend continues to impact animation and stir up his own brand of “trouble”. A feature documentary by filmmakers Michael Fiore and Erik Sharkey.

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