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Don Bluth

Director

“With movies, you are always in search is a good story, one that everyone will relate to and love. I love finding those stories and creating a visual world to tell the story.”

 

Biography

Producer/director Don Bluth is one of the most prestigious animators in the industry, admired by peers all over the world for his creative talent, as well as his versatility in bringing memorable characters to life. While working on his films, Bluth wears many hats. He designs all the characters, serves as key storyboard artist, and when the mood strikes him, he has also been known to write some clever songs to accompany his lively and amusing characters. As if these duties don’t keep him busy enough, he also writes and/or collaborates on most of the scripts for his projects.

Bluth was born into a family of seven children in El Paso, Texas. He grew up on a farm in Payson, Utah, in a highly creative environment. After watching Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937), he found his calling. From the age of six on, Don was always drawing. It soon became his dream to work for Walt Disney Studios and to bring his drawings to life as he had seen accomplished in films. In 1954, Don’s… read more

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Henrique Verkündigung

13Jan13

troll in central park is my favourite childhood film ever ! it's so adorable and simple!

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NEONBEAR

9Jul11

This dude made some of the most nostalgia inducing movies of my childhood.

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Anne St. Anne

25May11

DYING to add Rock-A-Doodle to my favorites. I got so excited rewatching it on Netflix Instant the other night that I kept getting embarrassingly teary-eyed (at the happy parts!). So many memories!

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Movie Blabber

28Feb11

Fievel Goes West was my movie when I was a kid...it's only decent now, but it still deserves a mention.

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