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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs x clear all

Christlieb, Don

Kimberly Woolly.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online February 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 201 words.

(b Fullerton, CA, Oct 10, 1912; d Los Angeles, CA, Feb 16, 2001).

American bassoonist. He spent most of his musical career in Southern California, where he served as principal...

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Harline, Leigh

Fred Steiner.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 393 words.

(b Salt Lake City, March 26, 1907; d Long Beach, CA, Dec 10, 1969). American composer and conductor. He studied music at the University of Utah and took private piano and organ lessons...

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Harline, Leigh

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online August 1888 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 526 words.

(b Salt Lake City, UT, 26 March 1907; d Long Beach, CA, 10 Dec 1969). Composer and conductor. He studied music at the University of Utah and took private piano and organ lessons with the...

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Animation and the Animated Film

Paul Wells.

in Cinema and Media Studies

P ublished online December 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Media Studies; Film; Radio; Television. 12002 words.

For many years, animation received minimal recognition as a significant form of cinematic and artistic expression. A seemingly irrevocable process of marginalization and dismissal has been...

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Stop-Motion Animation

Andrea Comiskey.

in Cinema and Media Studies

P ublished online October 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Media Studies; Film; Radio; Television. 11860 words.

Scholarship on animation frequently centers on drawn (and especially cel) animation and its computer-generated (CG) progeny. Yet stop-motion practices have been integral to global animation...

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Walt Disney

Brenda Ayres.

in Childhood Studies

P ublished online April 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Development Studies. 31287 words.

Walt Disney was born in Chicago on 5 December 1901, the youngest of four sons, with a sister to follow. In 1906 the family relocated to a forty-acre farm in Marceline, Missouri. Disney’s...

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Walt Disney

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1901–1966)

US film cartoonist and film producer, who created Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck.

Born in Chicago, Disney began his career as a commercial artist and animator...

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Children in Film

Ian Wojcik Andrews.

in Cinema and Media Studies

P ublished online December 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Media Studies; Film; Radio; Television. 4680 words.

The child in film is a multifaceted, wide-ranging topic that considers historical, ideological, pedagogical, and theoretical questions, including those of definition. What a children’s film...

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