NBC Valentine GreetingNBC Valentine Greeting (1940) Theatrical Cartoon
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- Theatrical FilmTheatrical
- Traditional Animation
- National Film Board of Canada
- Distributed by: National Film Board of Canada, National Broadcasting Corporation
- Cartoon Characters: Two Hearts.
- Directed By Norman McLaren.
- Produced By Norman McLaren.
- Animated By Norman McLaren.
- Written By Norman McLaren.
- Originally Released on February 14, 1940.
- Originally Aired on NBC-TV (USA).
- Originally Released Theatrically.
- Running Time: 1:20 minute.
- Black & White
A play on the theme of hearts. Two hearts cavort, change shape, shoot arrows at one another, give birth, and finally become one heart bearing the message "Will you be our Valentine?"
Cartoon Production Information:
Intentionally silent film.
Norman McLaren drew directly on 35mm film stock. Set to a piece of "stock" music, this clip was a greeting message for broadcast by NBC television on Valentine's Day, 1940.
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