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Educated Fish (1937)

Not Rated | | Animation, Short | 29 October 1937 (USA)
A rebellious fish refuses to listen to his teacher until he ventures out into the real world and discovers the importance of education.

Director:

Dave Fleischer
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. See more awards »

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Credited cast:
Rosita Dickerson Rosita Dickerson ... (voice)
Diane Gibby Diane Gibby ... (voice)
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A rebellious fish refuses to listen to his teacher until he ventures out into the real world and discovers the importance of education.

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Animation | Short

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nothing special
26 June 2018 | by lee_eisenbergSee all my reviews

Dave Fleischer's Academy Award-nominated "Educated Fish" is a routine animated short. I guess that a lot of Depression-era cartoons simply tried to teach moral lessons, although they usually took a milquetoast approach to it. The Fleischer cartoons were no match for the Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies series (1937 was in fact the year that "Porky's Duck Hunt" introduced a certain lisping mallard). As it stands, this cartoon comes across more as a relic. Maybe worth seeing if you happen to have time, but don't go out of your way to see it.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 October 1937 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Peixe Educado See more »

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Fleischer Studios See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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