Why couldn't they have had a class like this when I was in high school? At the time of this publication, the guide series had been available to educators for three years, 1935-37.
From the Foreword: "Walt Disney's unique photoplay makes a happy contribution not only to the art of the screen but also to the art of gracious, kindly living." William F. Bauer
Part I: The Brothers Grimm.
Part II: The Appeal of the Simple Tale.
Part III: Why I Chose Snow White (by Walt Disney).
Part IV: The Animated Interlude Becomes the Feature Picture.
Part V: Synopsis.
Sample questions for the classroom.
Part VI: The Pictorial Art of Disney.
More sample questions.
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Image scans courtesy of the Michael Filippello Collection.