April 17, 2008

Ollie Johnston, 95

by Andrew Stern · , 10:13 pm

The last of the senior animators of the original core group at Disney (a.k.a the “nine old men”), National Medal of Arts recipient, and co-author of The Illusion of Life, the gold standard character animation reference.

One Response to “Ollie Johnston, 95”

  1. andrew Says:

    Ken Perlin wrote a nice tribute to Johnston, discussing his pioneering work on Bambi.

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