From Sketch to Empire

  • Dan Torre
  • Lienors Torre


This chapter looks at the beginnings of Australian animation, detailing the events, processes, and many of the people who pioneered the medium in Australia from approximately 1900–1930. It describes the early patents and innovators, and the formation by veteran animator, Harry Julius, of the large international animation empire, Cartoon Filmads.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dan Torre
    • 1
  • Lienors Torre
    • 2
  1. 1.RMIT UniversityMelbourneAustralia
  2. 2.Deakin UniversityMelbourneAustralia

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