Person - Fleischer, Max (1883-1972)

Fleischer, Max (1883-1972)

Identification

Type:

Person

Preferred form:

Fleischer, Max (1883-1972)

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Austro-Hungarian Empire  1883-07-19 - Los Ángeles (California, Estados Unidos)  1972-09-11

History:

Polish-American producer and animator. He was brother of Dave Fleischer (1894-1979) and father of Richard Fleischer (1916-2006). Moreover, he was the founder of Fleischer Studios together with his brother. He is known for being the creator of Betty Boop and Koko the Clown, and for taking Popeye and the Superman to the cinema. He was responsible for a number of technological innovations including the Rotoscope, the "Bouncing Ball" song films, and the "Stereoptical Process". He also made the first sound animated cartoons in 1924.

Occupations

Profession (carried on by):

Film producers

Places

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Austro-Hungarian Empire in 1883-07-19

Lugar de Defunción:

Los Ángeles (California, Estados Unidos) in 1972-09-11

Subjects

Gender:

Varón

Related Authorities

Family relationships :

Fleischer, Dave (1894-1979)  - Collateral (He/She is the brother/sister of)

Fleischer, Richard (1916-2006)  - Progenitor (He is the father of)

See successors

External Links

Recurso web:

IMDb

Catálogo de Autoridades:

VIAF

Catálogo de Autoridades:

VIAF

Fichero de Autoridades:

Biblioteca Nacional de España

Documents

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