Snow White: Critics and Criteria for the Animated Feature Film

  title={Snow White: Critics and Criteria for the Animated Feature Film},
  author={Jonathan Frome},
  journal={Quarterly Review of Film and Video},
  pages={462 - 473}
  • Jonathan Frome
  • Published 20 June 2013
  • Art
  • Quarterly Review of Film and Video
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) is one of the most-discussed films in animation studies, and one of the most historically significant films of all time. Leonard Maltin notes, “There is no way to overstate the effect of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs on the film industry, the moviegoing public, and the world in general.”1 The film single-handedly created a new genre, was the biggest moneymaker of all time after its initial run, and has been re-released in theaters more than any other… 
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