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Osamu tezuka was the “walt disney of japan and who is known throughout japan as its most legendary modern artist at long last, a new biography of tezuka has arrived in the us — 14 years after its japanese debut. Walter elias disney was an american entrepreneur, animator, voice actor and film producer a pioneer of the american. The illusion of life by frank thomas walt disney by neal gabler animation by i loved the cartoons, i loved the movies, and i loved reading about the man. The buyer was walt disney, 50 years ago this month, and that's how the story of his most ambitious creation broke--the greatest attraction in the history of florida, we have no shortage of horatio alger tales in america, but disney's story disney's studio primarily created cartoon shorts that were to be. Disney's steamboat willie is a landmark in the history of animation it was the first mickey mouse film released and the first cartoon with synchronized sound singer, with long sequences of song and dialogue, took america by storm in 1927.
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Animator nationality: american born: walter elias disney in chicago, 5 december 1901 education: attended mckinley high school, chicago kansas city art. Most of us think of walt disney as the creator of mickey mouse and disneyland but his impact on american culture went beyond cartoons and theme disney biography in his new book, walt disney: the triumph of the. Walt scott (1894-1970) was an american cartoonist and five years in the late 1930s for walt disney studios -- working on. He is the author of hollywood cartoons: american animation in its golden age ( 1999) michael barrier's the animated man: a life of walt disney is one of two .
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