Thursday, July 6, 2017

AVAILABLE NOW!

A GREAT LITTLE BOOK FOR ANY ANIMATION FAN!

Wallace A. Carlson's
DREAMY DUD
Presented by
Cartoon Research
Available from Amazon / $5.95 Paperback
ORDER FROM AMAZON HERE

Read the Caroon Research Introduction of "Dreamy Dud"
as part of their new series of animation history books.


DISCOVER CARTOON RESEARCH
Animation Research
founded by Jerry Beck
Mr. Beck is a writer, animation producer, college professor and author of more than 15 books on animation history. He is a former studio exec with Nickelodeon Movies and Disney, and has written for The Hollywood Reporter and Variety. He has curated cartoons for DVD and blu-ray compilations and has lent his expertise to dozens of bonus documentaries and audio commentaries on such. Beck is on the faculty of both Woodbury University in Burbank and Cal Arts in Valencia.


WALLACE A. CARLSON
A Pioneer in American Animation
He was one of our nation's first animated cartoonists. Read about Wallace A. Carlson and his cartoon series "Dreamy Dud" which ran in the silent film era from 1915-1920. The book includes a biography of Wallace A. Carlson, a Dream Dud episode guide, Mr. Carlson himself explaining how animated films were created over a century ago (via a 1915 magazine reprinted column) along with many photographs and screenshots from Carlson's animation films. Also included is a commentary on this pioneering animator from animation and cartoon historians.

Compiled by Kevin Scott Collier

Visit Mr. Collier's Homepage Here
With Special Guest Commentary
by Animation Historians

ALSO, CHECK OUT...
Winsor McCay: Boyhood Dreams
and The First Bat Man
Winsor McCay: Boyhood Dreams is a book about the famous artist and animator's first 18 years growing up in Spring Lake, Michigan. The First Bat Man is a book about the making of Roland West's 1926 silent film, which was influenced comic icon Bob Kane to create Batman. 

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