How Chuck Jones Mastered His Craft
Chuck Jones is one of the key animators and directors behind Looney Tunes. He created Marvin the Martian, Pepe LePew, Wile E. Coyote, and The Road Runner. His animated shorts are legendary for their wit and style, appealing to kids and grownups alike. So how did Jones work? What made his films special? In this nine-minute documentary, Tony Zhou explains the evolution of Chuck Jones as an artist. Enjoy:
For more great Chuck Jones facts, check out: Chuck Jones’ Rules for Writing Road Runner Cartoons; Retrobituaries: Chuck Jones, Animator of Looney Tunes; How Chuck Jones Animated the Mongoose in 'Rikki-Tikki-Tavi'; and Chuck Jones Draws Bugs Bunny.