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New Media Film Series
AN EVENING WITH MGM CARTOONS
(USA / Tex Avery, William Hanna, Joseph Barbera, Hugh Harman /1937 – 1958)
Hosted by Professor Bob Cousins (Department of New Media)
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
6:30 PM | Lethbridge Public Library Theatre Gallery
Hollywood’s studio of a “thousand stars” produced some of the best cartoons of the Golden Age featuring Tom and Jerry, Droopy, and the crazy cartoons from legendary director, Tex Avery.
MGM cartoons have won eight Academy Awards
“Tex Avery knew how to make the most of the cartoon medium. His cartoons are unlike anyone else’s cartoons, before or since.” - Leonard Maltin, animation historian