First animations | Secrets of British Animation

Filmmaker Walter Booth would intercut his films with cut-out animation as early as 1910, but it was a WWI propaganda film that can be defined as the pioneer of drawn animation.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 5'41'
  • Broadcast year: 2018
Curriculum Connection
  • Art & Design | Fine Art Materials, Techniques and Processes | 2D, 3D and digital materials, techniques and processes used to produce fine art work | Digital materials, techniques and processes used in fine art

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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: Secrets of British Animation