The Chinaman (1920) Theatrical Cartoon

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The Chinaman

The Chinaman

Alternate Title: Koko And The Chinaman

The Chinaman (Koko And The Chinaman) (1920) Theatrical Cartoon

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  • Theatrical ShortShort
  • Traditional Animation
  • Bray Studios
  • Distributed by: Goldwyn-Bray Pictographs
  • Cartoon Characters: The Clown, Chinese Character.
  • Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer, Artist.
  • Directed By Max Fleischer.
  • Produced By J. R. Bray.
  • Animated By Max Fleischer, Roland Crandall.
  • Originally Released on March 19, 1920.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 5:12 minutes.
  • Black & White
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

A kooky artist applies as a portrait artist. While looking at his samples, Max sets aside a cartoon drawing of a Chinese man. The artist then offers to draw Max, and the clown pops out of the inkbottle. Seeing the Chinaman, the Clown feels his position being...  (more)

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Alternate Title: "Koko And The Chinaman."

Silent cartoon. A combination live-action and animated series created by Max Fleischer, it proved to be one of the most popular silent cartoons. The shorts usully started off with The Clown (who would eventually become Ko-Ko) antagonizing the...  (more)

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A kooky artist comes to Max Fleischer to apply as an artist. While looking at his samples, he is interested in the cartoon drawing of a Chinese man. The artist specializes in portraits and offers to draw Max. Max falls asleep. While they are away from the...  (read more)

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