Director: John Halas
A paper sculpture film telling how Top Dog, a rocket inventor, uses various tricks to inveigle Snap into going to the Moon and their subsequent adventures after he persuades him there is a bone there.
An illustrated discourse on bathing through the ages. Inventive design and a deadpan commentary add to the enjoyment. ... More »
The ideological confusion that sets in when one tries to answer fundamental questions in life. ... More »
A diverting and irreverent cartoon which explores Bruegel's painting of the 'Netherlandish Proverbs'. The painting attacks sin with the axe of satire, and illuminates with the lamp of pity. ... More »
A father reveals, with great embarrassment, the facts of life to his son. ... More »
The film shows how not to run a business, with the aid of Parkinson's Law, invented by Sir Norman Parkinson. ... More »
Four short films (Nos. 1 and 2 were shown at Olinda) made for the Festival of Britain. Paintings and drawings were specially executed to match the poems. ... Painter and Poet, No. 4: John Gilpin (by ... More »