The Milky Way
Studio: MGM Release Date : June 22, 1940
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Synopsis

Three little kittens lost their mittens and are sent to bed without any supper. So, they set out on a balloon ride to get milk from the milky way.

Credits

Director

Rudolph Ising

Animator

Michael "Mike" Lah
Pete Burness
Carl Urbano
George Gordon
Ray Abrams
David Treffman

Awards

Won the 1940 Academy Award (Oscar) for Best Short Subject

Video Information

Laserdisc (CLV)

United States

MGM Cartoon Classics: Happy Harmonies

DVD

United States

15 Winners
Go West / The Big Store
15 Winners, 26 Nominees

Technical Specifications

MPAA Rating: G
MPAA No.: 6363
Running time: 7:57
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
Color Type: Technicolor
Sound Type: Mono: Western Electric Sound System
Print Type: 35mm
Negative Type: 35mm
Cinematographic Format: Spherical
Original Language: English
Original Country: United States

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History

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    Sources

    Rudolph Ising: Director
    • Verified by "Of Mice and Magic" by Leonard Maltin

    Michael "Mike" Lah: Animator
    • Verified by original animator's drafts

    Pete Burness: Animator
    • Verified by original animator's drafts

    Carl Urbano: Animator
    • Verified by original animator's drafts

    George Gordon: Animator
    • Verified by original animator's drafts

    Ray Abrams: Animator
    • Verified by original animator's drafts

    David Treffman: Animator
    • Verified by original animator's drafts