14 Jul

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Episode 47: The Oscars (1954)

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In this episode, Patrick and I continue our quest to view all the Academy Awards nominated animated shorts by discussing the 1954 nominees.

The 1954 Nominees:
Title Studio Release Date How to Get
Christopher Crumpet UPA/Columbia Pictures June 25, 1953 UPA: The Jolly Frolics Collection
From A to Z-Z-Z-Z Warner Bros. October 16, 1954 Warner Brothers Home Entertainment Academy Awards Animation Collection – 15 Winners, 26 Nominees
Rugged Bear Walt Disney Studios October 23, 1953 Walt Disney Treasures: The Chronological Donald Volume 4
The Tell-Tale Heart UPA/Columbia Pictures December 27, 1953 UPA: The Jolly Frolics Collection
Toot, Whistle, Plunk and Boom Walt Disney Studios November 10, 1953 Walt Disney Treasures: Disney Rarities

30 Jun

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Episode 46: The Oscars (1953)

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Academy Award Statue

In this episode, Patrick and I continue our quest to view all the Academy Awards nominated animated shorts. In part 12, we discuss the 1953 nominees.

The 1953 Nominees:
Title Studio Release Date How to Get
Little Johnny Jet MGM April 18, 1953 Warner Brothers Home Entertainment Academy Awards Animation Collection
Madeline UPA/Columbia Pictures November 27, 1952 UPA: The Jolly Frolics Collection
The Romance of Transportation in Canada National Film Board of Canada 1952 www.nfb.ca
Johann Mouse MGM March 21, 1953 Warner Brothers Home Entertainment Academy Awards Animation Collection
Tom and Jerry: Spotlight Collection, Vol. 1
iTunes
Pink and Blue Blues UPA/Columbia Pictures August 28, 1952 The Mr. Magoo Theatrical Collection

16 Jun

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Episode 45: The Oscars (1951 & 1952)

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In this episode, Patrick and I continue our quest to view all the Academy Awards nominated animated shorts. In part 11, we discuss the 1951 and 1952 nominees.

The 1951 Nominees:
Title Studio Release Date How to Get
Gerald McBoing-Boing UPA/Columbia Pictures January 25, 1951 UPA: The Jolly Frolics Collection
Jerry’s Cousin MGM April 07, 1951 Warner Brothers Home Entertainment Academy Awards Animation Collection
Tom and Jerry: Spotlight Collection, Vol. 1
iTunes
Trouble Indemnity UPA/Columbia Pictures September 4, 1950 The Mr. Magoo Theatrical Collection
The 1952 Nominees:
Title Studio Release Date How to Get
The Two Mouseketeers MGM March 15, 1952 Warner Brothers Home Entertainment Academy Awards Animation Collection
Tom and Jerry: Spotlight Collection, Vol. 1
Lambert the Sheepish Lion Walt Disney Studios February 08, 1952 Walt Disney Treasures: Disney Rarities
Melody Time
Rooty Toot Toot UPA/Columbia Pictures March 27, 1952 UPA: The Jolly Frolics Collection

31 May

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Episode 44: 2014 Best Animated Short Nominees

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In this episode, Patrick and I discuss this 2014′s Oscar nominees for Best Animated Short

The 2014 Nominees:
Title Studio Release Date How to Get
Mr. Hublot Zeilt Productions October 15, 2013 YouTube
Room on the Broom Magic Light Pictures December 25, 2012 iTunes
Get a Horse! Walt Disney Animation Studios June 11, 2013 iTunes
Feral   2012 iTunes
Tsukumo (Possessions) Sunrise Interactive July 20, 2013 N/A