Saturday Art: Peace on Earth, and Good Will to Men (short films)

By: Saturday December 21, 2013 10:45 am

Peace on Earth is a “one-reel 1939 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer cartoon short directed by Hugh Harman, about a post-apocalyptic world populated only by animals.” It is an anti-WWI protest film, that was nominated for an Oscar, and may have been considered for a Nobel Peace prize nomination. Peace on Earth was remade into Good Will to Men in 1955.

 

Late Late Night FDL: Peace On Earth

By: Saturday December 4, 2010 10:00 pm

Peace On Earth. This Metro Goldwyn Meyer cartoon was released on December 9, 1939 and nominated for the 1940 Academy Award for Best Short Subject, Cartoons. Grab your popcorn, put your feet up on the seatback in front of ya, and aim your spitballs at the ushers please. This is Late Late Night FireDogLake, where off topic is the topic … so dive in. What’s on your mind?

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