Arthur Rankin Jr. Interview (NYC 2005) @televisionacad

Arthur Rankin, Jr. was interviewed for three and a half hours in New York City for the Television Academy Foundation’s Archive of American Television. The interview was conducted by Jim Colucci on October 25, 2005. Arthur talks about: his childhood and early influences; animation’s early … Continue reading Arthur Rankin Jr. Interview (NYC 2005) @televisionacad

Santa Claus Is Coming To Town – Animagic Version @JustinBieber

Music video by Justin Bieber performing Santa Claus Is Coming To Town. (C) 2011 The Island Def Jam Music Group. Published @youtube on Nov 8, 2011 by JustinBieberVEVO  Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town is a 1970 stop motion television special, made by Rankin-Bass. The models carved were from wood … Continue reading Santa Claus Is Coming To Town – Animagic Version @JustinBieber

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964 TV special)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Christmas cartoon co-directed and produced by the American-born Bermudian director, producer and writer Arthur Rankin, Jr.  Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer is a 1964 Christmas stop-motion animated television special produced by Videocraft International, Ltd. (later known as Rankin/Bass Productions) and currently distributed by Universal Television. It first aired Sunday, December … Continue reading Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964 TV special)