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Walt Disney through time

Born on the 5th of December 1901, Chicago, Illinois, USA.  Died 15 of December, 1966. Walt showed an interest in art and started drawing at a young age, selling his first sketches to neighbors when he was only seven years old. … Continue reading

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The Little Mermaid: Disney vs Hans Christian Andersen

In comparison to these two versions of ‘The Little Mermaid’ the role of the mermaid is portrayed as a strong character that faces the issues of growing up and struggles to obtain what she wants the most in life. The … Continue reading

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Sleeping Beauty

For my essay question on ‘Disneysque’ i chose to concentrate on ‘Sleeping Beauty’. I will be looking on how this movie falls in the ‘Disneysque’ category of movies, and also talk a little more generally on factors that that apply … Continue reading

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Walt Disney Studios

Walt Disney founded the Walt Disney Company in 1923 after leaving the Universal Studios. He created Mickey Mouse in 1928 which was his most precious creation and was loved by the public. He continued by creating the ‘Silly Symphonies’ along … Continue reading

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Disney through time…

Researching Disney from the very beginning till today i brought a few videos and information back in my memory..  Finding all these very entertaining and amusing i’d like to share some of them here. Today i’ll be posting some of … Continue reading

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Why do women appear to be more successful in animation than in other areas of the film industry?

There is various reasons why women could be successful in animation. Listing some of those we could say that: Women that have other obligations as well, such as taking care of children or the household can have an actual career … Continue reading

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Wladyslaw Starewicz

As a child Wladyslaw Starewicz was facinated by insects.  Growing up he got interested in filming them so he bought a camera.  The insects though wouldn’t fight under the hot light of his camera – which is what he wanted … Continue reading

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