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The illusion of life : Disney animation

Author: Frank Thomas; Ollie Johnston
Publisher: New York : Disney Editions, ©1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces the development of Disney animation, explains what made Disney's style unique, and features original sketches and drawings revealing the origins of Mickey Mouse and other Disney characters.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Thomas; Ollie Johnston
ISBN: 9780786860708 0786860707
OCLC Number: 299157188
Description: 575 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: 1. An art form is born --
2. The early days : 1923-1933 --
3. The principles of animation --
4. Discovery : 1934-1936 --
5. Cartoon comes of age --
6. Appeal and dynamics --
7. Hyperion : the explosion --
8. Burbank and the nine old men --
9. Our procedures --
10. How to get it on the screen --
11. The Disney sounds --
12. The follow-up functions --
13. The uses of live action in drawing humans and animals --
14. Story --
15. Character development --
16. Animating expressions and dialogue --
17. Acting and emotions --
18. Other types of animation, and the future.
Responsibility: Frank Thomas and Ollie Johnston.

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Traces the development of Disney animation, explains what made Disney's style unique, and features original sketches and drawings revealing the origins of Mickey Mouse and other Disney characters.

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