IMDb > 4 Artists Paint 1 Tree: A Walt Disney 'Adventure in Art' (1958)

4 Artists Paint 1 Tree: A Walt Disney 'Adventure in Art' (1958) More at IMDbPro »


Overview

User Rating:
7.7/10   60 votes »
Your Rating:
Saving vote...
Deleting vote...
/10   (delete | history)
Sorry, there was a problem
Popularity: ?
Down 14% in popularity this week. See why on IMDbPro.
Contact:
View company contact information for 4 Artists Paint 1 Tree: A Walt Disney 'Adventure in Art' on IMDbPro.
Genre:
Plot:
Four Disney artists paint their own interpretations of a tree, and explain their techniques and methods. | Add synopsis »
User Reviews:
get deep inside the heads behind sleeping beauty See more (1 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Marc Davis ... Himself - Artist
Eyvind Earle ... Himself - Artist
Joshua Meador ... Himself - Artist (as Josh Meador)

Walt Peregoy ... Himself - Artist

Walt Disney ... Himself - Narrator

Directed by
Wilfred Jackson (uncredited)
Charles A. Nichols (uncredited)
 

Production CompaniesDistributors

Additional Details

Also Known As:
"4 Artists Paint 1 Tree" - USA (short title)
See more »
Runtime:
16 min
Country:
Language:
Color:
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Sound Recording)
Certification:

Did You Know?

Trivia:
Originally a segment of the 30 April 1958 episode of "Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color" (1954), "An Adventure in Art," this was later released as an educational film.See more »

FAQ

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
1 out of 1 people found the following review useful.
get deep inside the heads behind sleeping beauty, 27 April 2011
Author: hideyotsuburaya from United States

this is an absolutely fascinating Technicolor short. in the artists own words you hear what goes on inside their heads as they paint. with that you'll understand fully how the overall design and backgrounds of Sleeping Beauty--the concurrent production animated feature this short was intended to support--got to be so endlessly stunning. watch it with a group that includes an artiste or 2, then take vote which tree rendition is favored and why. the 4 are as calculatedly unique as they are visionary given this ordinary outcrop of nature. me and my wife agreed the results're a 3-way dead heat, and i won't say who's where. FYI: this is all about feel and individual interpretation, not about animating as the subject's obviously a static one

Was the above review useful to you?
See more (1 total) »

Recommendations

If you enjoyed this title, our database also recommends:
- - - - -
Sketching the Portrait with Casey Baugh The Masters Portrait Exit Through the Gift Shop Believe It or Not #9 Animation: A Palette of Possibilities
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
Show more recommendations

Related Links

Full cast and crew Company credits IMDb Documentary section
IMDb USA section

You may report errors and omissions on this page to the IMDb database managers. They will be examined and if approved will be included in a future update. Clicking the 'Edit page' button will take you through a step-by-step process.