The Wizard Of Oz (1933) Theatrical Cartoon

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The Wizard Of Oz (1933) Theatrical Cartoon The Wizard Of Oz

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  • Theatrical ShortShort
  • Traditional Animation
  • Ted Eshbaugh Studios, Musicolor Fantasies
  • Distributed by: Film Laboratories of Canada
  • Cartoon Characters: Dorothy, Wizard of Oz, Scarecrow, Tin Man, Dog, Hens, Strange Creatures.
  • Directed By Ted Eshbaugh.
  • Produced By J.R. Booth, Ted Eshbaugh, Carl W. Stalling.
  • Animated By Frank Tipper, Bill Mason, Cal Dalton, Vet Anderson, Hutch.
  • Music: Carl W. Stalling.
    Non-Original Music, Carnival des Animaux: Le Cyne: Camille Saint-SaŽns
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  • Not Officially Released.
  • Running Time: 8:30 minutes.
  • Color (TechniColor) & Black & White
  • Canada  Canada

Cartoon Summary:

Dorothy and her friends appear in this reading, loosely based on "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz," by L. Frank Baum.

Cartoon Production Information:

The first animated version of The Wizard of Oz. Includes a soundtrack, but no dialogue. Never released to theaters, but black and white copies eventually made it into the hands of collectors. This cartoon was made in the full three-strip...  (more)

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While watching I kept thinking that this was a Van Buren cartoon. It is not. Ted Eshbaugh DID direct a handful of cartoons for Van Buren, including one of their best; "The Sunshine Makers". This cartoon rockets by in 8 minutes. The basic elements of...  (read more)

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