The Flying Turtle
Studio: Walter Lantz Release Date : June 29, 1953 Series: Foolish Fable
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Synopsis

With the help of a bald eagle, Herman the turtle might just finally take flight! However, when he tries it himself in outer space, he plummets back down to planet Earth, where the impact kills him, and he flies on his own in Turtle Heaven!

Credits

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

Director

Paul J. Smith

Animator

Gil Turner
Cecil Surrey
Robert "Bob" Bentley

Story

Eric Gurney (unverified)
Milt Schaffer (unverified)

Music

Clarence E. Wheeler

Producer

Walter "Walt" Lantz

Set Design

Raymond Jacobs
Art Landy


Distributor(s)

Universal Pictures

Laserdisc (CLV)

Japan

Volume 2: Foolish Fables/I'm Chilly Willy

DVD

United States

Woody Woodpecker and Friends

Technical Specifications

Running Time: 5:22
Production No.: U-19
MPAA No.: 16313
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
Color Type: Technicolor
Sound Type: Mono: RCA Sound System
Print Type: 35mm
Negative Type: 35mm
Cinematographic Format: Spherical
Original Language: English
Original Country: United States

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Credits

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

Director

Paul J. Smith

Animator

Gil Turner
Cecil Surrey
Robert "Bob" Bentley

Story

Eric Gurney (unverified)
Milt Schaffer (unverified)

Music

Clarence E. Wheeler

Producer

Walter "Walt" Lantz

Set Design

Raymond Jacobs
Art Landy

Screenshots

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    Sources

    Paul J. Smith: Director
    • Verified by "Of Mice and Magic" by Leonard Maltin

    Walter "Walt" Lantz: Producer
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Gil Turner: Animator
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Cecil Surrey: Animator
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Robert "Bob" Bentley: Animator
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Clarence E. Wheeler: Music
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Raymond Jacobs: Set Design
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Art Landy: Set Design
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Eric Gurney: Story
    • Unverified

    Milt Schaffer: Story
    • Unverified