All posts tagged "animation"

  • BAMBI 2
    “Bambi Meets Godzilla”: The 1969 Student Film That Launched A Career

    Bambi Meets Godzilla — Marv Newland’s now-classic 1969 student film — just might be one of the most famous short animated films ever made. In the late 60s, Newland — born in 1947 in Oakland, California —...

    • Posted April 14, 2015
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    Leon Russell’s 1970 “Roll Away The Stone” Animated Promo Film!

    Happy Birthday today to Leon Russell, born Claude Russell Bridges on April 2, 1942, in Lawton, Oklahoma! Russell began playing piano at the age of four. Russell attended Will Rogers High School in Tulsa, Oklahoma. At this...

    • Posted April 2, 2015
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  • BAKSHI 7
    Rogue Animator: An In-Person Tribute to Ralph Bakshi

    Tonight, and tomorrow night, March 27-28, rogue animator/artist/writer/director/producer Ralph Bakshi will be appearing at the Aero Theatre in Santa Monica, California, presented by the American Cinemateque in conjunction with the USC School of Cinema Arts, the International...

    • Posted March 27, 2015
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