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UPA "Jolly Frolics"

July 12, 2015 - 11:00 am

UPA "Jolly Frolics"  (1948-1953)

With bold colors, striking graphics, and playful use of jazz and classical music, the “Jolly Frolics” cartoon shorts produced by United Productions of America (UPA) introduced audiences to a vibrant range of imaginative stories and characters.  This selection highlights the Jolly Frolics’ unique spin on childhood classics such as Madeline, Robin Hood and Dr. Seuss, including the Academy Award-winning Gerald McBoing Boing (1951).

United Productions of America.  35mm, color, total running time of program: approx. 70 min.

Note:  recommended for ages 4+

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