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Jules Engel (1909–2003)

Founder of the experimental-animation program at CalArts in 1970 (where he taught for over thirty years), and a founder of the UPA animation studio, Jules Engel choreographed the famous hippopotamus/alligator dance, the bottle-dancing Cossack thistles and the mushroom ballet within "Fantasia" (1940). His students would go on to animate such ... See full bio »

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Popeye the Sailor
Popeye the Sailor Animation Department
Gerald McBoing-Boing
Gerald McBoing-Boing Animation Department
Gerald McBoing! Boing! on Planet Moo
Trouble Indemnity
Trouble Indemnity Animation Department


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 1986 Times Square (Short) (animator)
 1960 The Flintstones (TV Series) (background artist - 1 episode)
- The Flagstones (1960) ... (background artist - uncredited)
 1960 Le monde de Siné (Short) (animator)
  Popeye the Sailor (TV Series) (background artist - 64 episodes, 1960) (color artist - 1 episode, 1960)
- Popeye the Piano Mover (1960) ... (background artist)
- Popeye's Testimonial Dinner (1960) ... (background artist - uncredited)
- The Glad Gladiator (1960) ... (background artist)
- Spare Dat Tree (1960) ... (background artist)
- The Green Dancin' Shoes (1960) ... (background artist)
 1959 1001 Arabian Nights (color designer)
 1959 Terror Faces Magoo (Short) (color artist)
 1959 Picnics Are Fun and Dino's Serenade (Short) (color artist)
 1959 Bwana Magoo (Short) (color artist)
 1958 Scoutmaster Magoo (Short) (color artist)
 1958 Sailing and Village Band (Short) (color artist)
 1957 Trees and Jamaica Daddy (Short) (color artist)
 1957 Magoo's Moose Hunt (Short) (color artist)
 1957 Magoo's Masquerade (Short) (color artist)
 1956 The Jaywalker (Short) (color artist)
 1956 Magoo Goes West (Short) (color artist)
 1956 Gerald McBoing! Boing! on Planet Moo (Short) (color artist)
 1956 The Gerald McBoing-Boing Show (TV Series) (color - 1 episode)
- Jolly Frolics (1956) ... (color)
 1955 The Rise of Duton Lang (Short) (color artist)
 1955 Stage Door Magoo (Short) (color artist)
 1955 Christopher Crumpet's Playmate (Short) (color artist)
 1954 How Now Boing Boing (Short) (color artist)
 1954 Fudget's Budget (Short) (color artist)
 1954 Ballet-Oop (Short) (color artist)
 1953 Gerald McBoing-Boing's Symphony (Short) (color artist)
 1953 Christopher Crumpet (Short) (color artist)
 1953 Little Boy with a Big Horn (Short) (color artist)
 1952 Madeline (Short) (color artist)
 1952 Sloppy Jalopy (Short) (color artist)
 1952 The Oompahs (Short) (color artist)
 1952 Man Alive! (Documentary short) (color artist)
 1951 Georgie and the Dragon (Short) (color artist)
 1951 Barefaced Flatfoot (Short) (color artist)
 1951 Bungled Bungalow (Short) (color artist)
 1950 The Popcorn Story (Short) (color artist)
 1950 Gerald McBoing-Boing (Short) (color artist)
 1950 Trouble Indemnity (Short) (color artist)
 1950 Giddyap (Short) (color artist)
 1950 The Miner's Daughter (Short) (color artist)
 1950 Spellbound Hound (Short) (color artist)
 1950 Punchy de Leon (Short) (color artist)
 1949 Ragtime Bear (Short) (color artist)
 1949 The Sailor and the Seagull (Short) (animator - uncredited)
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