THE BIG TOP

THE BIG TOP

There’s a large-scale number toward the beginning of DUMBO entitled “Song of the Roustabouts” and it’s all about the huuuuuuuuge effort that goes into building …

 

BELIEVING AND ACHIEVING

BELIEVING AND ACHIEVING

1st year review essay

 

MEET THE SOUNDTRACK: FANTASOUND

MEET THE SOUNDTRACK: FANTASOUND

Immediately following the intermission of Disney’s FANTASIA (1940), Deems Taylor, who serves as the master of ceremonies within the film, launches into a segment whereby …

 

OBSTACLES

OBSTACLES

The simple scene above illustrates how even in animation, the “actors” need something to do to make the action of the seen believable. Pongo …

 

PART OF YOUR RAINBOW

PART OF YOUR RAINBOW

In 1939, a children’s fantasy film with striking Technicolor sequences came out in theaters.  Although critics recognized it as a solid entry into the year’s …