Fantasia: A Journey Ahead of its Time into Surrealism
|The "Fantasia" DVD case.|
|A draft of Mickey Mouse in "The Sorceror's Apprentice."|
|Leopold Stokowski shakes hands with Mickey Mouse|
|Deems Taylor narrates.|
|The Pegasus scene in "The Pastoral Symphony" segment.|
|Showing Dinosaurs on film ("Rite of Spring") wasn't as common back then.|
Song Segments in "Fantasia"
- Nutcracker Suite by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky.
- The Sorcerer's Apprentice by Paul Dukas.
- Rite of Spring by Igor Stravinsky.
- The Pastoral Symphony by Ludwig van Beethoven.
- Dance of the Hours by Amilcare Ponchielli.
There also was a jazz jam session after the Intermission, which fell after "Rite of Spring."
|Mickey having fun in "The Sorceror's Apprentice."|
|A Pegasus and family in "The Pastoral Symphony."|
|A Centaurette in "The Pastoral Symphony."|
|"The Sorceror's Apprentice" is the most famous segment.|
|Several scenes are quite scary, this is from "Dance of the Hours."|
|From Films and Filming Magazine, January 1971.|
|A gathering in honor of Bacchus, the god of wine, for "The Pastoral Symphony."|
|The Sorceror, Yen Sid, and Mickey Mouse.|
|"Fantasia" is a kaleidoscope of color.|
Below is the trailer.