Living Life inside the Lines: Tales from the Golden Age of Animation


An insider's account of the wild and wacky teams that created cartoon classics for Warner Bros. and MGM Animation
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An insider's account of the wild and wacky teams that created cartoon classics for Warner Bros. and MGM Animation
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781578067497
  • Publisher: University Press of Mississippi
  • Publication date: 3/21/2005
  • Pages: 245
  • Product dimensions: 6.30 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 The beginning, 1932 3
Ch. 2 My first day in animation 12
Ch. 3 The techniques of ink and paint 19
Ch. 4 The cast of characters 23
Ch. 5 Production terminology 42
Ch. 6 The boys of Termite Terrace 46
Ch. 7 Tales from Termite Terrace 94
Ch. 8 The ink and paint department 106
Ch. 9 The ink and paint gals 110
Ch. 10 Working conditions 116
Ch. 11 Studio romances 119
Ch. 12 Strikes 140
Ch. 13 World War II 144
Ch. 14 Departing Schlesinger's 148
Ch. 15 Graphic films, here I come 151
Ch. 16 MGM cartoons 161
Ch. 17 Celine miles ink and paint 184
Ch. 18 World events of the 1950s and 1960s 187
Ch. 19 Lisberger Productions 189
Ch. 20 Kurtz and friends 192
Ch. 21 Film fair 195
Ch. 22 Bill Melendez Productions 197
Ch. 23 Censorship and the black list 200
Ch. 24 Other happenings 205
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