Details
FOOTAGE number
HBF481587
Title
The Owl and the Pussycat
Medium
16mm
Date
1952 (C20th)
Description
An elegant film based on Edward Lear’s nonsense poem; one of the world’s first stereoscopic animated cartoons.The courtship of the owl and the pussy cat who go to sea in beautiful pea green boat. They take some honey and plenty of money as they set sail to the land where the bong tree grows. Created by the Halas and Batchelor animation studio, in 1952
Photo credit
Halas & Batchelor / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
night / seas / series / sail / birds / trees / narrator / serenading / sailing / narrators / song / boat / animals / moonlight / voice-over / romancing / pea green boat / episode / moon / nursery rhymes / 50s / love / hand-drawn / traditional animation / fishes / owls / dancing / fluttering / guitars / comedy / narration / moons / woodland / runcible spoon / eyelashes / shows / programs / oceans / musical instrument / fish / animated / anthropomorphic / soundtrack / boats / program / poems / television / show / programme / pigs / tree / rings / companionship / pussycat / bells / cartoon / togetherness / woods / kids / bell / dance / 1950s / ocean / owl / cartoons / sea / animations / singing / hand drawn / sails / cat / british / playing / heart / hearts / felines / sailboats / strumming / mammal / sailboat / guitar / poetry / poem / programmes / funny / animal / water / sky / couple / love heart / eyes / romantic / dining / films / stars / entertainment / classical animation / moonlit / nursery rhyme / footage / children / edward lear / pig / instruments / musical instruments / skies / anthropomorphism / personified / ring / turkeys / halas and batchelor / feline / bird / voice over / starry / turkey / personification / eating / mammals / romance / colour / serenades / english / cats / nighttime / love hearts / serenade / animation / film / vo / instrument / 1952 / tv / pussycats / uk / halas / matyas seiber / batchelor / video / clip
Intervals
Availability
Dimension [pixels] File size [MB] Duration [Seconds] Online Purchase
Footage 720 × 576 px 1,641 MB 358
Copyright
Out of copyright
Restrictions
NOT TO BE SOLD FOR DVD DISTRIBUTION

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