Birth of a Notion
Studio: Warner Bros. Release Date : April 12, 1947 Series: Looney Tunes

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Synopsis

Not wanting to fly south for the winter, Daffy takes refuge in an old house where a mad scientist lives, who needs the wishbone of a duck for his experiment.

Characters

Daffy Duck
(Voice: Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc)

Caricatures

Peter Lorre
(Voice: Stan Freberg)

Credits

Note: "Unverified" credits may not be correct and should be taken with a grain of salt.

Director

Robert "Bob" McKimson
Robert Emerson "Bob" Clampett

Animator

Rod Scribner
Richard "Dick" Bickenbach
Cal Dalton
Isadore "Izzy" Ellis
Anatolle "Tolly" Kirsanoff
Fred Abranz
Fred Jones

Story

Warren Foster

Voices

Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc
Stan Freberg (unverified)

Layout

Cornett Wood

Producer

Edward "Eddie" Selzer (unverified)

Film Editor

Treg Brown (unverified)

Music Sources

Friend, Cliff and Dave Franklin : "When My Dream Boat Comes Home "


Broadcasters

Tooncast
Turner Classic Movies

Distributor(s)

Warner Bros.

Trivia

  • Bob Clampett started production on this short, but he left the studio before it could be finished. Robert McKimson took over directing duties.

Television

The Daffy Duck Show (Season 1, Episode 12)

VHS

United States

Daffy Duck and Company

United Kingdom

Further Adventures of Daffy Duck

Laserdisc (CLV)

United States

The Golden Age of Looney Tunes, Vol. 2

DVD

United States

Looney Tunes Golden Collection - Volume 6
Looney Tunes Spotlight Collection - Volume 6
50 Cartoon Collection: Looney Tunes

Technical Specifications

Running Time: 7:20
Production No.: 1352
MPAA No.: 11109
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
Cinematographic Format: Spherical
Color Type: Technicolor
Negative Type: 35mm
Original Country: United States
Original Language: English
Print Type: 35mm
Sound Type: Mono

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