BoomtownBoomtown (1985) Theatrical Cartoon
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- Theatrical ShortShort
- Traditional Animation
- Bill Plympton Studios, Reduta Deux Ltd.
- Distributed by: E.D. Distribution
- Cartoon Characters: The Android Sisters.
- Voice Actors: Ruth Maleczech, Valeria Vasilevski.
- Directed By Bill Plympton.
- Produced By Connie D'Antuono, Anonymous, Ann Easterly, Larrie Easterly, Rhonda Farfan, Evelyn Hamilton, Arthur Lorch, Carmen Lorch, Jonathan Lorch, Don Plympton; more Producers ...
- Animated By Paul Bartell, Connie D'Antuono, Germaine Dorme, Loretta Geary, Jonathan Lorch, Bill Plympton, Elaine Postler, Eve Sicular, Marilu Windvand.
- Written By Jules Feiffer.
- Awards: First Prize, Festival Do Rio, Directors Award, London Film Festival.
- Music: Timothy Clark, Jules Feiffer.
- Editor: Jane Altschuler, Jacqui Tager.
- Originally Released in 1985 (Estimate).
- Originally Released Theatrically.
- Running Time: 6:10 minutes.
The Android Sisters sing about the alarming increase in U.S. defense spending during the Cold War and its effect on various aspects of the domestic economy.
Cartoon Production Information:
Originally a song by Jules Feiffer for National Public Radio.
Although Bill Plympton had political cartoons published in newspapers since 1975, this was his first animated political work.
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