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  • PBS to Honor Disney Animator Tyrus Wong with Documentary as ‘Bambi’ Turns 75

    Bambi, the animated Disney classic, is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year! Yesterday, we shared information on special photo opportunities that will be available at Disney’s Animal Kingdom this weekend. We’ve learned today that PBS will also draw attention to Bambi‘s anniversary and to Chinese-American artist Tyrus Wong, who passed away late last year at […]

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    Animal Kingdom to Celebrate 75 Years of Bambi

    This weekend, Disney’s Animal Kingdom will celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the classic animated feature Bambi with some special PhotoPass opportunities. On August 25th to 27th from 10:20am to 4:00pm, guests will be able to meet Thumper and Miss Bunny outside of Conservation Station at Rafiki’s Planet Watch. While at Rafiki’s Planet watch, guests can […]

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    Review: “Bambi” Signature Collection Blu-ray

    When discussing the greatest Disney films of all-time, no list would be complete without mentioning Bambi. Walt Disney’s fifth animated feature is almost a rite of passage and has once again come out of the Disney Vault, but this time as part of the Walt Disney Signature Collection. So far, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Beauty […]

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    Walt Disney Animation and Pixar Release More D23 Expo Plans

    Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar Animation Studios have released more plans for this year’s D23 Expo to be held this July at the Anaheim Convention Center. The main event, which was announced previously, is Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios: The Upcoming Films. The presentation will be hosted by chief creative officer John Lasseter […]

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    Disney animator Tyrus Wong passes away

    Tyrus Wong, a Disney Legend whose artistic style heavily influenced the classic Disney animated feature “Bambi,” has passed away at age 106. As a child, Wong immigrated to America with his father, leaving behind his mother and sister.  Wong’s talent and interest in art emerged at an early age and his father encouraged it by […]