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Episode 50: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs – Introducing Deafy, the Dwarf

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It’s the big 5-0 for the Rotoscopers and to celebrate, they’re reviewing the animated film that started it all, Disney’s Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.


■ Reminiscing over the past 50 episodes: no band break ups, fights or scandals!
■ Submit your voicemails, emails and voicemails for the 2013 best-of show.
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■ Nerdy Couch Discussion Lecture: The History of Snow White, based on the two art/history books by J .B. Kaufman Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs and The Fairest One of All.
■ Main Discussion: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
■ Animation using live-action reference, first time with realistic convincing humans; character animation; backgrounds; camera work;
■ Introduction of the storybook opening, minimal characters, simplified story, exquisite taste in throwns, kickstarter to get Chelsea a thrown,
■ Prequel possibilities: slave in the mirror’s backstory.
■ Enter the prince and his horse, Astor (from the Enchanted Stables books), Prince Buckethead, prince’s disappearance.
■ Death by dancing, scary forest, lots of songs.
■ Dwarf mine cart ride in New Fantasyland.
■ Rejected dwarf names: Deafy, Dizzy, Cranky.
■ Queen’s dungeon, transformation and recipe for sleeping death.
■ Chelsea’s lesson on yodeling.
■ Conundrum: Queen’s transformation permanent?
■ Creepy Prince kiss, golden casket.
■ Snow White’s legacy and popularity today
■ Mailbag & bloopers!

Runtime: 1:40:30; 50.1 MB


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Where To Find The Hosts

Mason Smith: This Animated Life BlogTwitter
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Chelsea Robson: TwitterFacebook

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About Morgan Stradling

Morgan is a native of Arizona and is a desert rat who loves the heat--she doesn’t even turn on the AC in her car in the middle of the summer! She loves big eyeliner, Survivor, Lady Gaga, and, of course, animated films. She has her MBA in Marketing from ASU and now works as a Product Manager for a tech company. Follow her on Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.