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December 11, 2012  |  An Auteurist History of Film
An Auteurist History of Film: Animation Abroad, 1946–59

animation film Blinkity Blank 1955 Canada Directed by Norman McLaren

Blinkity Blank. 1955. Canada. Directed by Norman McLaren

These notes accompany a program of animated films from abroad screening on December 12, 13, and 14 in Theater 2.

The Scottish-born Norman McLaren (1914–1987) was asked by John Grierson to head the animation unit at the National Film Board of Canada in 1941