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The Disney History Institute Podcast explores the history of animation and early cinematic amusement parks.

The Disney History Institute Podcast explores the history of animation and early cinematic amusement parks.
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United States

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The Disney History Institute Podcast explores the history of animation and early cinematic amusement parks.

Language:

English

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8056361640


Episodes

DHI Seasonal - One Hour in Wonderland

12/10/2018
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The story of Walt's first Christmas special and his entry into the world of television.

Duration:00:23:50

DHI Seasonal - Christmas at the Disney Studio

11/30/2018
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The story of the Disney Studio Christmas parties during the time of Walt.

Duration:00:16:40

DHI 057 - Lost Tomorrowland: The World Beneath Us

11/7/2018
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A full walk-through of the lost Tomorrowland attraction, The World Beneath Us, and a discussion of how Walt Disney's interest in Tivoli Gardens gave rise to Disneyland and beyond.

Duration:00:57:18

DHI 056 - Bonus - Walt & Cinerama

10/4/2018
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To complete our "Disney vs. Russia" series, what can we learn about Walt's style of creativity by exploring how Cinerama gave rise to Disney's circular theaters? Find out in this DHI Bonus Episode.

Duration:00:18:19

DHI 055 - Disney vs. Russia Part 2

9/28/2018
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In the late 1950s, Disney was hired to define American culture through film--a film that would be shown at the World's Fair, directly across from the Russian Pavilion.

Duration:00:35:05

DHI 054 - Disney vs. Russia Part 1

9/22/2018
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In the late 1950s, Disney was hired to define American culture through a film--a film that would be shown at the World's Fair, directly across from the Russian Pavilion.

Duration:00:27:42

DHI Special - Dick Huemer and the Early Days of American Animation Part Five

8/9/2018
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How did American animation get its start? Find out in this five-part series that follows animation pioneer, Dick Huemer as he moves from early New York animation studios to Disney, where he helps oversee story development on Fantasia, Dumbo and other classic films.

Duration:00:22:44

DHI Special - Dick Huemer and the Early Days of American Animation Part Four

8/6/2018
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How did American animation get its start? Find out in this five-part series that follows animation pioneer, Dick Huemer as he moves from early New York animation studios to Disney, where he helps oversee story development on Fantasia, Dumbo and other classic films.

Duration:00:20:35

DHI Special - Dick Huemer and the Early Days of American Animation Part Three

8/3/2018
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How did American animation get its start? Find out in this five-part series that follows animation pioneer, Dick Huemer as he moves from early New York animation studios to Disney, where he helps oversee story development on Fantasia, Dumbo and other classic films.

Duration:00:23:43

DHI Special - Dick Huemer and the Early Days of American Animation Part Two

7/30/2018
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How did American animation get its start? Find out in this five-part series that follows animation pioneer, Dick Huemer as he moves from early New York animation studios to Disney, where he helps oversee story development on Fantasia, Dumbo and other classic films.

Duration:00:23:08

DHI Special - Dick Huemer and the Early Days of American Animation Part 1

7/26/2018
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In this five-part series, follow animation pioneer, Dick Huemer as he moves from the early New York animation studios out to Disney’s where he eventually helps oversee story development for Fantasia, Dumbo and other classic films.

Duration:00:44:53

DHI 053 - Winsor McCay and the Origins of American Animation

6/29/2018
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The story of how Winsor McCay helped create the field of American animation.

Duration:00:36:05

DHI 052 - Flags and New Frontiers

6/14/2018
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The surprising history of the American flag at Disneyland and Walt Disney World.

Duration:00:29:09

DHI 051 - Unbuilt Disney - Symphony of America

6/8/2018
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Journey through the never-built Disney attraction, Symphony of America.

Duration:00:19:35

DHI 050 - An Unusual History of Audio-Animatronics

5/24/2018
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Did a 1934 exhibition of mechanical presidents inspire Walt Disney to build his own Audio-Animatronics?

Duration:00:33:21

DHI 049 - Walt's Lost Hotels

5/9/2018
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In 1966, Walt's team laid out plans for the Florida resort--plans for hotels very different than those built years after his death.

Duration:00:12:48

DHI 048 - Roy Disney Goes to Florida

5/1/2018
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In 1950, Roy Disney visited Florida and had an experience that may have changed the course of the Disney empire.

Duration:00:26:12

DHI 047 - Mary Blair and the Mystery of the Five-Legged Goat

4/24/2018
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In this, the first of four episodes partially recorded live at Walt Disney World, I look at the fabulous Grand Canyon Concourse Mural by Mary Blair. I also explore the mystery of the five-legged goat.

Duration:00:22:04

DHI 046 - Screenwriting with Walt

3/12/2018
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The story of Larry Watkin, the lead Disney screenwriter in the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s.

Duration:00:35:47

DHI 045 - The Secret History of The Sweatbox

2/15/2018
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In the 1930s, artists saw "The Sweatbox" as the practice that pushed Disney's animation beyond work produced by rival studios.

Duration:00:40:10