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  Friz Freleng - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Isadore "Friz" Freleng (August 21, 1905–May 26, 1995) was an animator, cartoonist, director, and producer best known for his work on the Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies series of cartoons from Warner Bros. He introduced several of the studio's biggest stars, including Porky Pig, Tweety Bird, and Speedy Gonzalez.
Freleng was born in Kansas City, Missouri, where he began his career in animation at Walt Disney Pictures.
Freleng made a series of Pink Panther shorts, and in 1969 successfully transitioned the character to television.
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 Friz Freleng - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Freleng was born in Kansas City, Missouri, where he began his career in animation at Walt Disney Studios.
Freleng accompanied Disney to Hollywood, California, where they worked on Disney's Alice Comedies and Oswald the Lucky Rabbit films for producers Margaret Winkler and Charels Mintz.
Freleng won three Oscars during his time at Warner Bros., for the films Tweetie Pie (1947), Speedy Gonzalez (1955), and Knighty Knight Bugs (1958).
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Stooge for a Mouse (1950) (as I. Freleng)
Mutiny on the Bunny (1950) (as I. Freleng)
Daffy - The Commando (1943) (as I. Freleng)
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 FRIZ FRELENG FACTS AND INFORMATION
Isadore "Friz" Freleng (August_21, 1905–May_26, 1995) was an animator, cartoonist, director, and producer best known for his work on the ''Looney_Tunes'' and ''Merrie_Melodies'' series of cartoons from Warner_Bros.
Freleng was born in Kansas City, Missouri, where he began his career in animation at Walt_Disney_Pictures.
Freleng and Chuck_Jones would dominate the Warner Bros. studio in the years after World_War_II, Freleng largely confining himself to these few characters and Bugs_Bunny.
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In an illustrious career that has spanned 63 years, Friz Freleng was involved in nearly all aspects of animation.
Freleng was the recipient of many prestigious awards: in 1981, he was honored by both The American Film Institute and the British Film Institute, with major retrospectives of his work.
Friz continued to be a major contributor to the art of animation until his passing in May of 1995.
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In 1937, Freleng was wooed away from Schlesinger and joined the fledgeling MGM cartoon studio headed by Fred Quimby.
Freleng and his fellow animators kept pace with Disney by making their cartoons funnier and zanier than anything anyone had seen before.
Freleng later served as as executive producer on a series of 1980s Looney Tunes movies that linked together several of the classic shorts.
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 Friz Freleng - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
After Warners shut down the animation studio in 1963, Freleng and business partner founded DePatie-Freleng Enterprises, which produced cartoons, feature film title sequences, and Saturday morning cartoons through the early 1980s.
Freleng also continued to produce modernized versions of the musical comedies he animated in his early career, such as (1957) and (1955).
After the Warners studio closed in 1964, Freleng rented the space to create cartoons with producer.
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 Grave Hunter finds Friz Freleng burial place
Friz Freleng had connections with the Warner Brothers studio for over 60 years, directing nearly 300 cartoons, four of which won Oscars, more than any other director from the studio.
The nickname “Friz” is said, by some accounts, to have derived from a fictional congressman “Frizby” used in a column of the Los Angeles Examiner newspaper.
Friz is one of the names carved on the door jamb Bugs is leaning against in Bugs Bunny Rides Again (Freleng, 1948), and on a soda can seen in I Taw a Putty Tat (Freleng, 1948).
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 Friz Freleng   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In an illustrious career that spanned 62 years, Friz Freleng was involved in nearly every aspect of animation.
Freleng remained at Warner Bros. for 33 years (Except for a two year stint at MGM, where he organized a new animation department).
Freleng returned to Warner Bros. in 1980 as a Senior Executive Producer, where along with new animated sequences, he produced three feature length animated films composed of his classic shorts.
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 Volume 6 -- 4-F to Fudd, Elmer J.
Freleng was lured to MGM in 1937 by the promise of a higher salary and bigger budgets for cartoons.
Freleng returned to WB in 1939, and it is clear that his style had improved immeasurably during his absence from the studio.
Freleng, who was bored with Fudd, created Sam to provide a challenge to Bugs, and in a long series of cartoons, Sam proved indeed to be a challenge (although an unsuccessful one)Êto Bugs, culminating in another Oscar for Freleng, for the classic Knighty Knight Bugs (1958).
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 Par For The Course By Friz Freleng Animation Art
Par For The Course By Friz Freleng By Friz Freleng
Isadore "Friz" Freleng began his career in animation for Walt Disney in the 1920's and joined Warner Bros. in 1930, receiving screen credit on their very first cartoon...
Isadore "Friz" Freleng began his career in animation for Walt Disney in the 1920's and joined Warner Bros. in 1930, receiving screen credit on their very first cartoon 'Sinkin' In The Bathtub'.
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 Comic creator: Friz Freleng   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Isadore ('Friz') Freleng, the leading director of 'Looney Tunes' and 'Merry Melodies' cartoons, grew up in Kansas City.
In 1937, Freleng moved to MGM, seduced by a higher salary, but in 1939 he returned to Warner.
Friz Freleng's talent is best represented by his Oscar award-winning work.
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 Animation Connection
Born in Kansas City, Missouri in 1905, Isador "Friz" Freleng animated the first Warner Bros. cartoon ever made (1930's Sinkin' in the Bathtub), and went on to become one of the greatest animation directors of all time.
Friz Freleng was a master of comedic timing who could bring together action, dialogue, and music with tremendous precision and humor.
Friz Freleng passed away in 1995 and is fondly remembered by cartoon fans and animation lovers throughout the world.
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 Starprops - Friz Freleng   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This is an amazing package including: Freleng's first-ever hologram showing all his "Looney Tunes" characters, a video cassette tape entitled "Friz Freleng Frame by Frame", audio casette, two books, one hard cover, one softbound.
Freleng began his work during the silent film era and spent much of his life at Warner Brothers.
FRIZ FRELENG - This is a fantastic Original Hand Drawn pencil sketch of Bugs Bunny which is also hand signed in pencil by the artist Friz Freleng.
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 Friz Freleng Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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 FRIZ FRELENG - PRINTED ART SIGNED
In over 30 years with Warner Bros., Isadore "Friz" Freleng animated or directed nearly 300 cartoons in the Merrie Melodies and Looney Tunes series.
Known for his sense of timing and attention to detail, he was one of the first animators to give definitive personalities to his characters.
After Freleng died in 1995, some of his most popular characters -- Tweety, Yosemite Sam, Sylvester, Daffy Duck, Bugs Bunny, Porky Pig, Elmer Fudd and Speedy Gonzalez -- were chosen to adorn his headstone, which reads: "He Shared His Talent With The World".
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 Fascination St. Gallery - Artist Friz Freleng
This is hand signed by Friz Freleng, piece came out in '92.
Hand signed by Friz Freleng, this piece was released in 1989.
One of-a kind signed by Friz Freleng done in 1982.
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The biggest change, and one that would have dire effects, would be the loss of Warren Foster to the Freleng unit and his replacement by Tedd Pierce, which would usher in an age of formulaic cartoons in his unit.
His role is parodied in Slick Hare (Freleng, 1947), in which Milland pays for a drink with a typewriter, and receives little typewriters in change.
Pigs in a Polka (Freleng, 1943) uses this composition throughout the cartoon, expertly.
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 Moviefone: Movie Celebrities - Friz Freleng: MAIN   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Friz Freleng began animating cartoons with Hugh Harman and Ub Iwerks at United Film Ad Service in the mid-1920s, then moved with his associates to...
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 FRIZ FRELENG - PHOTOGRAPH SIGNED
In over 30 years with Warner Brothers, Freleng animated or directed nearly 300 cartoons in the Merrie Melodies and Looney Tunes series.
He created most of these memorable characters and won four Academy Awards.
In 1963, Freleng co-founded DePatie-Freleng Enterprises, Incorporated, where he created and produced the Pink Panther.
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 VH1.com : Movies : Person : Friz Freleng : Main
Friz Freleng began animating cartoons with Hugh Harman and Ub Iwerks at United Film Ad Service in the mid-1920s, then moved with his associates to the Disney studios.
Freleng left Disney in 1929 and after directing his first cartoon for Walter Lantz at Universal (Wicked West), joined the Warner Brothers animation department.
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 Newsday: OBITUARIES Animator Friz Freleng@ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Los Angeles - Isadore (Friz) Freleng, animator of Bugs Bunny,
Freleng died at the University of California, Los Angeles,
The above preview is from Newsday, May 27, 1995.
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 Amazon.com: Video: Golden Age of Looney Tunes, Vol. 6: Friz Freleng (1992)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Golden Age of Looney Tunes: Friz Freleng, March 20, 2000
A great tribute to the creator of Porky Pig, Sylvester, and Yosemite Sam.
It contains Friz's first of five Oscars(pretty impressive, huh?), "Tweetie Pie"(1947), which was also the first pairing of Sylvester and Tweety.
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