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AMERICAN MASTERS

S31 Ep7: How Tyrus Wong got the job to animate Bambi

  • Aired: 09/08/2017
  • 01:18
  • Rating: NR
When he began working for Disney, Wong's role was minor and technical. Then, when a supervisor noticed his work, he was asked to create the atmosphere for the film "Bambi." Wong would go on to paint hundreds of pastels that would define the impressionistic, colorful forests throughout the film.
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When a supervisor noticed Tyrus Wong's work, he was asked to paint for the film "Bambi"
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