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The Do-It-Yourself Cartoon Kit

Alternate Title: Do It Yourself Cartoon Kit

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  • Theatrical Short
  • Traditional Animation
  • Biographic Cartoon Films
  • Distributed by: British Lion
  • Voice Actors: Michael Bentine.
  • Directed By Bob Godfrey.
  • Produced By Bob Godfrey.
  • Animated By Bob Godfrey, Nancy Hanna, Keith Learner, Vera Linnecar.
  • Awards: Nominee, Golden Palm, Best Short Film, 1961, Nominee, BAFTA Film Award, Best Animated Film, 1962.
  • Music: Arthur Dulay.
  • Originally Released in Apr of 1961 (Estimate).
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 5 minutes.
  • TechniColor
  • United Kingdom  United Kingdom

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Satire on cartoons, home hobbyists and box-top specials, in which the viewer is offered an animation kit (complete with noises, cutout characters and...  (more)

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Alternate Title: "Do It Yourself Cartoon Kit."

Combined live action and animation.

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This astounding piece of madcap cutout animation was a major inspiration for Terry Gilliam (as acknowledged in "Gilliam on Gilliam" interviews)and his years of Monty Python animations, including the classic opening credits. I remember seeing it on TV...  (read more)
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