Alice in Wonderland
(directing animator) / (directing animator: "Alice" and "King of Hearts" - uncredited)
Song of the South
(directing animator: "Br'er Rabbit", "Br'er Bear" and "Br'er Fox": Br'er Rabbit Runs Away)
(supervising animator - as Oliver M. Johnston Jr.)
(animation supervisor - segment "The Pastoral Symphony", as Oliver M. Johnston Jr.)
(animator - as Oliver M. Johnston)
(Short) (animator: "Mickey looking for Bear" - uncredited)
Co-author of five books with animator Frank Thomas:
3 Biographical Movies |
2 Interviews |
4 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
Oliver M. Johnston Jr. | Oliver M. Johnston | Oliver Johnston
Did You Know?
(explaining why he decided to go into animation instead of magazine illustration) I wanted to paint pictures full of emotion that would make people want to read the [magazine] stories. But I found that here [animation] was something that was full of life and movement and action, and it showed all those feelings.
After retiring in 1978, he spoke at schools and film festivals in the US and Europe. He also wrote books about Disney's classic films and the animation process.
Often animated female characters or young children