• Another Look at Sleeping Beauty

    9 days ago - By Andreas Deja

    Marc Davis draws Maleficent. This is not a scene from the film Sleeping Beauty, the sketch was made for publicity purposes. As I pointed out before, Marc worked on this film longer than any other animator. He actually skipped the production of Lady & the Tramp, so he could focus on and animate the movie's heroine as well as its villain. Aurora and Maleficent. This was a first, and it hasn't been done since. A live action photostat of Jane Fowler as Maleficent. Voice actress Eleanor Audley also acted out important scenes for the animators.
    A Frank Thomas sketch of the Three Fairies, pretty...
    Read more ...