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Retta Davidson (1921–1998)

Retta Davidson was born on November 1, 1921 in Arcadia, California, USA. She is known for her work on The Great Mouse Detective (1986), The Lord of the Rings (1978) and Heavy Metal (1981). She died on June 12, 1998 in Del Mar, California. See full bio »

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Known For

The Great Mouse Detective
The Great Mouse Detective Animation Department
The Lord of the Rings
The Lord of the Rings Animation Department
Heavy Metal
Heavy Metal Animation Department
The Black Cauldron
The Black Cauldron Animation Department


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 1986 The Great Mouse Detective (key assistant animator)
 1985 The Black Cauldron (coordinating animator)
 1983 Peter and the Magic Egg (TV Movie) (assistant animator)
 1982 Puff and the Incredible Mr. Nobody (TV Short) (assistant animator)
 1981 A Chipmunk Christmas (TV Movie) (key assistant animator)
 1981 Heavy Metal (assistant animation supervisor - segment "Taarna")
 1980 Duck Dodgers and the Return of the 24½th Century (TV Short) (key assistant animator)
 1980 Daffy Duck's Thanks-for-Giving Special (TV Short) (key assistant animator: new animation)
 1980 Bugs Bunny's Bustin' Out All Over (TV Short) (key clean-up animator)
 1979 The Little Rascals' Christmas Special (TV Movie) (assistant animator)
 1979 Raggedy Ann and Raggedy Andy in the Pumpkin Who Couldn't Smile (TV Short) (key clean-up animator)
 1978 Raggedy Ann and Andy in The Great Santa Claus Caper (TV Movie) (assistant animator)
 1978 The Lord of the Rings (assistant animator)
 1977 The Mouse and His Child (key assistant animator)
 1975 The White Seal (TV Short) (assistant animator)
 1975 Yankee Doodle Cricket (TV Movie) (assistant animator)
 1975 Rikki-Tikki-Tavi (TV Short) (assistant animator)
 1974 Dirty Duck (assistant animator - as Redda Davidson)
 1974 The Mad Magazine TV Special (TV Movie) (assistant animator)
 1973 A Very Merry Cricket (TV Short) (assistant animator)
 1973 B.C.: The First Thanksgiving (TV Special short) (assistant animator)
 1973 The Naked Ape (animation assistant - as Redda Davidson)
 1942 Bambi (ink and paint artist - uncredited)
 1940 Fantasia (ink and paint artist - uncredited)
 1940 Pinocchio (ink and paint artist - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Redda Davidson

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