“A Series of four programs produced and directed by John Halas.
Over 10 years in the making, Masters of Animation represents the peak achievements of 7,000 artists from 13 countries. Produced and directed by John Halas, former president of the International Animated Film Association and award-winning animator, ht eseries provides an opportunity to experience the exciting diversity of the world’s leading animation artists. In addition, the viewers are treated to examples of state of the tart animation technology.
By the 1920’s animation was firmly established in the United States. In this program such animation greats as Chuck Jones, Barrie Nelson and Leo Salkin discuss their work. Excerpts from the work of Walt Disney, the Hubleys, Will VInton, Bob Blechman, Joanna Priestley and others make this a lively and well-rounded program.
CANADA: The National Film Board of Canada. “