The Cat And The CanaryThe Cat And The Canary (1921) Theatrical Cartoon by Dave Koch
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- Theatrical ShortShort
- Traditional Animation
- Fables Studios, Keith-Albee Theatres
- Distributed by: Pathé Film Exchange, Inc.
- Cartoon Characters: Canary, Cat.
- Directed By Harry Bailey, John Foster, Frank Moser, Jerry Shields.
- Produced By Paul Terry, Amadee J. Van Beuren.
- Originally Released on May 13, 1921.
- Originally Released Theatrically.
- Running Time: 6 minutes.
- Black & White
A young canary from a wealthy home is practicing his math homework on a branch, when a cat robber creeps up on him. The cat has a plan to cat-nap the canary, and hold him for a ransom of 5000 tins of catfood. The young canary tries to persuade the cat-napper to... (more)
Cartoon Production Information:
Silent cartoon. A series of animated short subjects created by Paul Terry and actor-turned-writer Howard Estabrook. Estabrook suggested making a series of cartoons based on Aesop's Fables. Although Terry claimed he had never heard of Aesop, he felt... (more)
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