ends his short cartoon career by resigning and breaking the fourth wall.
This Land Is Mine from Nina Paley on Vimeo.
So very very timely......
Your Bonus Post for Sunday. Because Alex, Chuck and I love you all!
Unless he was smoking something else.....
Betty gets the better of two supernatural threats.
More on the second film here.
Not a single stereotype about African-Americans left unexplored!
Disney characters have touted much merch. But rarely has the studio designed a character expressly as a corporate spokesman. The exception is Fresh-Up Freddie
But what a godawful mess he was, all over the stereotype map.
In this non-embeddable commercial
Freddie is manic like Woody Woodpecker or Daffy Duck. Then he does a Maurice Chevalier imitation. There are real humans and teenybopper birds.
Still manic, but now he's also a "teenager" Fred Astaire.
Some kind of socialite William Powell/Richie Rich.
Texas oil baron.
Now he talks like Speedy Gonzalez, as a bullfighter.
And last but not least, Freddie has a sex change.
At the new nadir of USA-Russia relations, let us recall when things were even worse--and funnier!
I love the look and style of the artwork here.