The Brave Little Tailor

Original Animation Drafts

The drafts for this short are from the collection of Hans Perk at A. Film L.A. and are reprinted here with his permission.

Prod. No. RM-14 Prod. Title The Brave Little Tailor Draft No. Final Page No. 1 Date 4/28/38
Seq. No. Seq. Title
Director Asst. Dir. Layout Man Sec'y
Scene
No.
Artist Screen
Footage
B. G. Data Description
1 Patt. 11.4
Anim.
S & 1
NS Shadows of crowd at bottom of poster. Men
talking: "The giant is coming - what'll we
do? He crushes our towns - He ruins our
crops - How can we stop him?"
2 Schaffer 16.0
Anim.
S & 1
NP LS Crowd worried. Miscellaneous groups talk-
ing about Giant. PAN OVER TO Mickey's
Tailor Shop.
3 Les / Tucker 51.10
Anim.
S
NS CU Mick sewing - flies bother him, he kills
7, says: "Oh boy! Seven!"
4 Ollie 14.10
Anim.
S & 1/2
NS EXT. SHOP Man says: "Say - did you ever kill
a giant?" Mick pops out, says: "I killed 7
with one blow!" 3 men say: "Seven! And run
out to spread news.
5 Ollie 5.0
Anim.
S & 1/4
NS Man yells: "H killed seven giants with one
blow!
6 Ollie 2.4
Anim.
S & 1/4
NS Group yells: "Seven at one blow!"
7 Ollie 1.9
Anim.
S & 1/2
NS Village square - everybody running. "How
many?" "Six?"
8 Ollie 1.1
Anim.
S
NS "Seven!"
9 Ollie 3.6
Anim.
S & 1/2
NS C.U. Baby buggy - two women. One woman says:
"With one blow?" Kid pops upout of buggy,
says: "Jimminy crickets!"
9A Ollie 1.7
Anim.
S & 1/2
NS "Who?" "The Tailor!"