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The Obedient Flame

  • Theatrical Short
  • Traditional Animation
  • Science Films, British Gas Corporation
  • Distributed by: British Commercial Gas Association
  • Directed By Norman McLaren.
  • Produced By Arthur Elton, John Grierson.
  • Animated By Norman McLaren.
  • Originally Released in 1939 (Estimate).
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 9:57 minutes.
  • United Kingdom  United Kingdom

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Cartoon Summary:

This documentary, using both live-action photography and animation, shows the advantages of cooking with gas.

Cartoon Production Information:

Combined live action and animated diagrams. Produced for the British Gas Corporation, it was the last film that Norman McLaren made in the United Kingdom.

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