History of Animation

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In Film
  • Peter Roget

    Peter Roget
    “The persistence of vision with regard to moving objects” by Peter Roget. The idea of motion picture animation became a huge deal.
  • Steamboat Willie

    Steamboat Willie
    The first successful sound animated film called Steamboat Willie. It made Mickey a star and launched the production of Disney.
  • TV Commercials

    TV Commercials
    Animation in TV commercials started booming and became very important.
  • Beauty and the Beast

    Beauty and the Beast
    Beauty and the Beast was the first animated production to be nominated for the Academy Award’s Bes Picture.
  • Finding Nemo

    Finding Nemo
    Finding Nemo was the highest money making animation of all time, beating Beauty and the Beast.