Long DistanceLong Distance (1946) Theatrical Cartoon
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- Theatrical ShortShort
- Traditional Animation
- Unknown Studio
- Originally Released in December of 1946 (Estimate).
- Originally Released Theatrically.
- Running Time: 16 minutes.
- Black & White
One of AT&T's many advertising films promoting long-distance service and the national telephone network. "Long Distance" is a paean to the operator, mythologizing the "alert young woman" heard in the customer's receiver. Equating the development of long-distance... (more)
Cartoon Production Information:
Sponsored by the American Telephone & Telegraph Company.
Five years later, direct-dial long-distance service would begin to displace live operators.
Distributed in both 35mm and 16mm.
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