No screenings on Mon, Dec 24 & Mon, Dec 31
This special documentary chronicles the lifelong friendship and working partnership of Frank Thomas and Ollie Johnston, two of the Nine Old Men. Directed by Ted Thomas (Frank’s son), viewers get an inside look at the men behind some of Disney’s most beloved animated characters. Hear directly from Frank and Ollie about their artistic thought processes, their relationship with Walt, and how they helped each other create some of the most memorable and personable characters in Disney history.
In conjunction with our special exhibition, Home for the Holidays at Carolwood, all films are FREE in December. Enjoy the museum’s exclusive holiday film Christmas with Walt Disney (2009) and rare documentary Frank and Ollie (1995). Check waltdisney.org/calendar for daily film schedule and exceptions. Visit ticket desk to pick up free ticket; no general admission purchase required.
Run time: 89 minutes.