The Epic Film Challenge II
#75 – Dumbo (1941)
Dir. Ben Sharpsteen
Starring: Edward Brophy, Herman Bing, Margaret Wright, Sterling Holloway, Verna Felton, Cliff Edwards
The seventy-fifth installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, the film that turned everything around for Walt Disney in the 40s, the simple yet spirited tale of a young circus elephant outcast by his abnormally large ears, Dumbo.
Recorded in September 2016.
Oscar Wins: Best Musical Score (Frank Churchill, Oliver Wallace)
Is it a film you must see before you die?
Connie: Yes, because it’s a Disney film.
Luke: Yes, it’s really grown on me, and is a wonderful film full of heart and spirit.