Hanna-Barbera Australia

  • Dan Torre
  • Lienors Torre


Unknown to many, Hanna-Barbera established a large animation studio in Sydney, Australia, which operated from 1972 to 1988. This chapter describes the formation and rise of this studio, featuring a number of intriguing anecdotes gleaned from interviews with former animators and directors of the studio. It proves to be a colourful and scholarly account of a previously unpublished segment of both Australian animation history, and of the history of the Hanna-Barbera studios.


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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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