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FOOTAGE number
HBF481587
Title
The Owl and the Pussycat
Description
An elegant film based on Edward Lear’s nonsense poem; one of the world’s first stereoscopic animated cartoons.The courtship of the owl and the pussy cat who go to sea in beautiful pea green boat. They take some honey and plenty of money as they set sail to the land where the bong tree grows. Created by the Halas and Batchelor animation studio, in 1952
Medium
16 mm
Date
1952 (C20th)
Credit
Halas & Batchelor / Bridgeman Images
Aspect ratio
4:3
Duration
358s
Frame rate
25 fps
Dimensions
703 x 576
Keywords
  • 1950s
  • 50s
  • animal
  • animals
  • animated
  • animation
  • animations
  • anthropomorphic
  • anthropomorphism
  • batchelor
  • bell
  • bells
  • bird
  • birds
  • boat
  • boats
  • british
  • cartoon
  • cartoons
  • cat
  • cats
  • children
  • classical animation
  • colour
  • comedy
  • companionship
  • couple
  • dance
  • dancing
  • dining
  • eating
  • edward lear
  • english
  • entertainment
  • episode
  • eyelashes
  • eyes
  • feline
  • felines
  • film
  • films
  • fish
  • fishes
  • fluttering
  • footage
  • funny
  • guitar
  • guitars
  • halas
  • halas and batchelor
  • hand drawn
  • hand-drawn
  • heart
  • hearts
  • instrument
  • instruments
  • kids
  • love
  • love heart
  • love hearts
  • mammal
  • mammals
  • matyas seiber
  • moon
  • moonlight
  • moonlit
  • moons
  • musical instrument
  • musical instruments
  • narration
  • narrator
  • narrators
  • night
  • nighttime
  • nursery rhyme
  • nursery rhymes
  • ocean
  • oceans
  • owl
  • owls
  • pea green boat
  • personification
  • personified
  • pig
  • pigs
  • playing
  • poem
  • poems
  • poetry
  • program
  • programme
  • programmes
  • programs
  • pussycat
  • pussycats
  • ring
  • rings
  • romance
  • romancing
  • romantic
  • runcible spoon
  • sail
  • sailboat
  • sailboats
  • sailing
  • sails
  • sea
  • seas
  • serenade
  • serenades
  • serenading
  • series
  • show
  • shows
  • singing
  • skies
  • sky
  • song
  • soundtrack
  • starry
  • stars
  • strumming
  • television
  • togetherness
  • traditional animation
  • tree
  • trees
  • turkey
  • turkeys
  • tv
  • uk
  • vo
  • voice over
  • voice-over
  • water
  • woodland
  • woods
  • 1952

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