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Gerald Mc Boing Boing (1950) John Hubley, UPA

Rooty Toot Toot (1951) John Hubley

The Brotherhood of Man (1946) Robert Cannon

Paul Bunyan (1958) Les Clark

Christopher Crumpet (1953) Bobe Cannon

Employee Relations (1950’s) John Sutherland Productions.

Flat Hatting (1946) John Hubley, UPA

Padosan (1968) Jyoti Swaroop, Mehmood Productions

The Jetsons (1962–1988), William Hanna, Joseph Barbera,Hanna-Barbera Productions

Test film: [online video] April 3rd 2013

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Final Film: [online video] March 30th 2013

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