If you grew up watching Looney Tunes, then you know Chuck Jones, one of all-time masters of visual comedy. Normally I would talk about his ingenious framing and timing, but not today. Instead, I’d like to explore the evolution of his sensibilities as an artist.
“A Hound for Trouble” 1951, starring Charlie Dog, directed by Charles M. Jones; story by Michael Maltese; animation by Lloyd Vaughan, Ken Harris, Phil Monroe, Ben Washam, and John Carey; Layouts by Robert Gribbroek; Backgrounds by Philip DeGuard; Voice characterization, Mel Blanc; musical direction by Carl W. Stalling.
Chuck Jones: Extremes and in Betweens- A Life In Animation
This is a very insightful documentary about one of Looney Tunes greatest director’s and his work. This documentary shows why Looney Tunes and other work Chuck Jones has done is still talked about and remembered too this day.