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Rare First Appearance Mickey Mouse Animation Art Up For Auction

Created by Walt Disney and Ub Iwerks in 1928, the feisty little rodent would become a pop culture phenomenon in a matter of years Heritage has a number of early pieces of Mickey Mouse animation art and cels up for auction, but none as significant as these.Plane Crazy Mickey and Minnie animation art and cel[...]

Long Lost Disney Toon Shows Up In UK

Ub Iwerks is one of the unsung heroes of cinema for many reasons, from his pioneering inventions in surround sound and special effects to the multiplane camera and cel copying tools, but he's also the man who made Mickey move.Iwerks animated pretty much all of Mickey Mouse's early appearances, and almost all entirely by himself[...]