December 28, 2009

Donald Duck in Nutzi Land

Der Fuehrer's Face is a 1943 animated cartoon by the Walt Disney Studios, starring Donald Duck. It was directed by Jack Kinney and released on January 1, 1943 as an anti-Nazi propaganda movie for the American war effort.

The film won the 1943 Academy Award for Animated Short Film, and was the only Donald Duck cartoon to win an Oscar. In 1994, it was voted #22 of "the 50 Greatest Cartoons" of all time by members of the animation field.

December 06, 2009

Donald on Ice

Release Date - First television showing : September 11, 1999

Huey, Dewey and Louie are building a snowman for the big snowman contest, but Donald's skating mishaps destroy their first attempt. Can their revenge be far away?

The original title of this short was "Snowmania." The original synopsis had Donald showing off for Daisy, but she was apparently written out of the action.