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A Da (Xu Jingda)
as art designer 92, 189, 238
career 239240
contributions 210212, 225
death 226
as director 108, 109, 154, 159, 209, 238, 240241
ink-painting animation 41, 209
Zhang Leping and 255
acas. See Association for Chinese Animation Studies
The Adventures of the Dirt King 110, 111, 149, 170, 193196, 194
After School 239
Animafest Zagreb 218
animation, Chinese words for 3132, 209
animation techniques
cel 25, 34, 36, 40, 56
computer-based 6, 52, 119, 258260, 262
paperfolding 38, 191192
pencil tests 107
puppets 2324, 2829, 34, 36, 186, 198, 199
stop-motion 98
three-dimensional 39, 78
See also ink-painting animation ; papercutting animation
animators
conference participants (2017) 7, 8, 9, 10
key 39, 71, 105, 127, 131, 134, 135136
mentors 65
training 3637, 5556, 6364, 65, 105108, 209, 231
See also individual names
Annecy International Animation Film Festival 112, 142, 221, 223, 226
anthropomorphism 194195
The Asian People Expelling the God of Plague 236
Association for Chinese Animation Studies (acas) 7, 10, 258
Astro Boy 6, 251, 252, 262
Australia, Southern Star Entertainment 143
Baisho, Chieko 169
The Bamboo Shoot Growing in the House 91, 92, 240
Bao Lei 112, 182, 213, 241
The Beautiful Forest 78
Beauty Contest 221, 222, 223
Before Departure 240
Beijing Animation tv Company 204
Beijing Film Academy 36, 55, 65, 78, 117, 207209
Beijing Golden Panda Company 200
Bell, Clive 192
Bi Ke 214
Big Fish & Begonia 6, 259
A Big Prize Medal 39
Boonie Bears 263
The Boy from South 239
British American Tobacco Company 233
Bu Hua 261
Buddhism, tales and proverbs 187188
See also Three Monks
Bumming in Beijing: The Last Dreamers 260
The Butterfly Springs 153
Cai Lu 149
The Calabash Brothers 9698, 98, 194
Canada, cinar 142
Cangyuan 190
Cannes Film Festival 219
Cao Lihua 182
Capturing the Turtle in a Jar 2425, 26, 28, 2931
Cartoon World 225, 250
Cat 261
Catching Fish Through Collectivity 236
cctv See China Central Television
Chang Guangxi
career 52, 62, 68, 127131, 132137, 209
conference (2017) 7
essay 127137
photo 128
Changchun 1, 4, 19, 2223, 25, 31, 237
Changchun Film Studio 236
Chaplin, Charles 151
Chen Bo 263
Chen Bo’er 23, 28, 3435, 234, 235
Chen Hailu 134, 135
Chen Kaige 4
Chen Nianxi 238
Chen Peisi 136
Chen Yi 4041
Chen Zhenghong 88
Chen Zhongju 149
Cheng Shifa 47, 64
Chiang Kai-shek 2324, 29, 182
China Animation Society 196, 204
China Central Academy of Fine Arts 36, 108, 117
China Central Television (cctv) 6, 200, 251, 262, 263
China Film Archive 7981
China Film Distribution and Exhibition Corporation 3, 6, 131, 169, 199
China Film Press 58
China Motion Picture Studio 234
China Movie Channel 134
China Movie Company 249
Chinese animation
classics 1, 4
color films 3334, 40, 209
future of 5152, 214
history 1, 233235, 242
independent films 6, 7981, 150151, 260263
at international festivals 4, 37, 42, 76, 111112, 219
in 1990s 3, 258261
as political propaganda 233234, 235242
recent 6, 261266
reception in Japan 247250, 254, 255256
scholarship on 3, 257258
See also animators ; Shanghai Animation Film Studio ; socialist animation
“Chinese Animation and (Post)Socialism” conference 7, 8, 9, 10, 10
Chinese Civil War 22, 2324
Chinese Communist Party 23, 234, 237
Chinese culture
classical aesthetics 112113
drawing and painting 7779, 95
power 75
terracotta figurines 9495, 198
See also folk traditions ; ink painting ; National Style ; Peking opera
Chongqing Spirit Encouragement Society 234
Chu, Nelson 258, 265
cinar 142
Clever Duck 191, 192
clouds 50, 51, 107
color films 3334, 40, 209
composers 148149, 152, 160161, 189, 199
See also Jin Fuzai ; music
computer technology. See digital technologies
The Conceited General
animators 56, 78, 8182, 121
characters 8182, 82, 84
images 37, 82, 239
National Style 36, 7879, 8182, 103104, 132
political backdrop 237
Crossing the Monkey Mountain 217, 218, 242, 243
Cui Jian 261
Cultural Revolution
effects 44, 147, 166, 180181, 184, 218, 242
end of 108, 110, 185, 224, 240242
Four Clean-ups (Siqing) teams 180
intellectuals sent to countryside 224
model operas 260
political animations 239240, 242
slogans 241242
See also Gang of Four
Dai Ailian 119
Dai Tielang
career 42, 43, 115, 117123, 262
early life 115116
essay 78, 115123
family 115, 116, 118
on Hu Jinqing 212213
intelligence work 117
interest in dance 119120
photos 44, 116
Dai Yinglang 115, 116, 117, 118
Dandong 215217
The Deer Bell 4649, 47, 49, 263, 264
defamiliarization 195, 201
Demon Chip 98, 99, 202203
Deng Xiaoping 236
digital technologies
animation 6, 52, 119, 258260, 262
Flash 87, 261
ink-painting animation 258, 262, 263266
digital turn 258259
Ding Cong 116
Ding Jianhua
career 166176
on dubbing process 167168, 171176
essay 7, 166176
family 166, 168
photo 167
Ding Shande 148
directors, scripts by 183
See also individual names and film titles
Disney films
Bambi 266
influence 20, 134, 158, 266
Japanese ban on 249
Mulan 76, 120
multiplane camera 21
music 152, 165
penguin character 121
Snow White 201, 249, 250
Dong Weijie 149
Dovzhenko, Alexander 189
The Dream of Gold 217, 238
The Dream of Xiaomei 34
The Dream to Be an Emperor 2324, 25, 25, 2829, 3435
Du Jianguo 225
Duan Shijun 149
Duan Xiaoxuan
career 23, 28, 2939, 60, 69, 70, 111
conference (2017) 7
essay 2852
on ink-painting animation 4052
innovations 38, 40, 119, 209210
photos 29, 30, 31, 33
students and 55
Tokyo visit 254
dubbing process 167168, 171176, 214
See also voice actors
Dunhuang 78, 95, 209
Durniok, Manfred 201
Effendi Grows Gold 185187, 187, 212
Eisenhower, Dwight 236
Eisenstein, Sergei 189
Emei Mountain 47, 48
Empire of the Sun 247
Empress Dowager Cixi Takes the Train 221
ethnic minorities 190191, 201, 224, 251
Exhibition of New Chinese Animated Films 103104
Fan Jingxiang 54
Fang Bo. See Mochinaga Noriko
Fang Cheng 217
Fang Huizhen 41
Fang Ming. See Mochinaga Tadahito
Fang Runnan 200
Farm Boy Azhi 265
Farquhar, Mary Ann 257
Feelings of Mountain and River
animators 232
audiences 264
awards 111112, 138, 221
crew photo 50
director 110
emotions in 113
images 51, 52, 113, 165, 221
music 49, 113, 114, 153, 163164
production 4951, 111, 263
script 49, 113, 114, 222
Feng Xiaogang 133, 210
Feng Zikai 247
The Ferry 240
film festivals. See international film festivals
filmmaking
regrets 7071, 134
review workshops 7071
See also animation techniques
films
dubbing process 167168, 171176, 214
internal reference 168
live-action 3, 34, 149150, 151, 167170, 260, 262
poetic 189
The Fishing Boy 88, 89, 149
Fish Plate 138
Flash 87, 261
folk traditions
clay dolls 73, 225
kitchen god 59
mural painting 59, 95
new year prints 73, 225
shadow puppets 88
storytelling (pingtan) 85
tales 36, 185187, 196, 201202
See also ethnic minorities ; National Style
The Forest, The Birds, and Me 121123, 126
The Fox Hunts the Hunter 160161, 162
The Frog Prince 201
Fuku-chan’s Submarine 21
Fung, Pascale 258
Fung Yuk Song 108, 231243, 232, 258
Gan Bao, The Stories of Immortals 196
Gang of Four 154156, 185, 218, 224, 240, 242, 254
See also Jiang Qing
Goddess Nuwa Mends the Sky 190191, 191
Going to the Theater 7981, 80, 150151, 255, 260261
The Golden Conch 38, 88, 90
The Golden Moon in the Forest 196
The Golden Wild Goose 240
Gone with the Wind 247
Gong Jianying 182
The Good Cat Mimi 251
Good Friends 33
Goral Flying 263264, 264, 265
A Great Statement 237
Great Wall Animation Company 233234
Great Wall Film Company 233
Gu Hanchang 182
Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts 179180
Halas, John 51, 111112, 114
Han Yu 255
Happy Farmhouse 207, 208, 234
Happy Numbers 207
Harmonious China 52
He Tianjian 64
He Yumen 236, 239
The Hens’ Relocation to a New Home 121, 124
The Herd Boy’s Flute
audiences 264
composer 43, 45, 148149
crew photo 43, 44
images 42
production 38, 4244, 132, 263
reference photos 43, 45, 46
release in Japan 255
Heroic Little Sisters of the Grassland 148, 183185, 184
Hiroshima International Animation Festival 223, 255
Hisaishi, Joe 165
hkust. See Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Hong Kong
animated film exhibition (1962) 7
animators in 258, 264265
ink-painting animation 264265
Lotus Lantern screenings 134
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (hkust) 257258, 265
See also “Chinese Animation and (Post)Socialism” conference
Hou Shenkang 170, 214
Hu Jinqing 91, 9394, 209, 212213
Hu Tonglun 182
Hua Junwu 28, 217, 225, 237, 238, 250
Huang Ying 78
Huang Yongyu 117
Huang Zhun 148
Hui, Diana Luen Wah 258
The Hundred Birds Garment 201202
independent animated films 6, 7981, 150151, 260263
ink painting
artists 41, 43, 51, 64, 77, 224
tools and materials 78
by Wang Shuchen 226
ink-painting animation
audiences 264
classic films 263, 264
current projects 263266
The Deer Bell 4649, 47, 49, 263, 264
development 38, 4041, 209210
digital technologies 258, 262, 263266
Little Tadpoles Look for Mama 38, 38, 4143, 7576, 77, 263
papercutting 9196
techniques 42, 43, 44, 51, 64, 77, 79
three-dimensional 78
See also Feelings of Mountain and River ; The Herd Boy’s Flute
Inner Mongolia 184185
international film festivals
Annecy 112, 142, 221, 223, 226
Cannes 219
Hiroshima 223, 255
juries 223, 226
organized by safs 49, 57, 111112, 138
socialist animation shown 4, 37, 42, 76, 111112, 219
Investiture of the Gods 61
I Want to Be the Fifth 142
Japan
films 169
Hiroshima International Animated Film Festival 223, 255
invasion of China 19, 233234
manga 249, 252
occupation of Manchuria 1, 19, 22, 216217
reception of Chinese animation 249251, 254, 255256
Japanese animation
Astro Boy 6, 251, 252, 262
influence 35
music in 165
series 251252, 253, 262
studios 2021
Taro the Dragon Boy 170
See also Mochinaga Tadahito
Jiang Fan 250
Jiang Jianqiu 261
Jiang Qing 108
Jiang Wen 136
Jiang Youyi 189
Jiang Zemin 170
Jiang Ziya 6, 259
Jiazi Saves the Deer 153
Jin Fuzai
career 147, 214, 237
conference (2017) 7
essay 8, 147165
on music in film 147148, 149154, 165, 213
photo 148
scores 49, 70, 7374, 114, 130, 134, 152, 153, 154164, 237, 241
Jin Jin 31, 32, 235
Jin Xi 31, 183, 185, 186, 213, 235, 236, 238
The Jingwei Bird Fills the Sea 203204, 222
Journey to the West 199200, 200, 203, 247, 263
Julia 169170
Jungle Emperor 253
Ke Ming 135, 219
key animators 39, 71, 105, 127, 131, 134, 135136
The Kingdom of Bees 234
The Kite 1, 2, 52
Kitty Goes Fishing 25, 27, 33, 148
Kungfu Panda 76, 201
Legend of Sealed Book
animators 135, 219
directors 112, 182, 211212, 219220
images 172, 212, 220
influence 212
reception in Japan 256
script 213, 219220
voice actors 170, 171
Lei Lei 261
Lent, John 257
Li Keran 43
Li Keruo 182
Li Rongzhong 191, 192
Li Shaoran 182
Li Zi 214
Liang Jin 1
Lightyear Entertainment 139140
Lin Fengmian 180
Lin Wenxiao
as animator 42, 43, 6370, 106, 107, 127
conference (2017) 7
as director 7274, 105, 154, 157158, 209, 240241
essay 6374
innovations 69
Japanese visitors and 251
marriage 107
photos 44, 64
on regrets 7071, 134
Ling Shu
career 179, 180182, 183197, 198204
on details in animated films 197199
education 179180
essay 7, 179204
photo 181
Lion King 172
The Little Guests Invited by the Sun 238
A Little Hero 33, 34, 35
Little Heroes 169
Little Iron Pillar 25
Little Red Face and Little Blue Face 121, 125
Little Sentinels of the East Sea 239
Little Squirrel the Barber 79, 80
Little Stream 239, 240
Little Tadpoles Look for Mama 38, 38, 4143, 7576, 77, 263
The Little Trumpeter 108, 218, 219, 239240, 241
Liu Huiyi 186
Liu Jian 261
Liu Jingsheng 182
Liu Qingshan 237
Liu Shaoqi 236
Liu Zhengtai 185
Liu Zhenyuan 140
Lo Wing Keung 258, 265
Lobsters 238
London Film Festival 76
Lotus Lantern 132137, 133, 144, 149, 259
Lu Qing 87
Lu Xun 233
Old Tales Retold 196, 197
Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts 211, 212
Lu Yihao 4041
Lust, Caution 182
Ma Guoliang 182
Ma Kexuan 111, 190
Ma Mingquan 182
Macdonald, Sean 4
Magic Brush 36, 36
Manchukuo Film Association 1, 4, 2224
Manila International Film Festival 219
Mao Dun 42
Mao Zedong 2, 3, 6, 104
See also socialist era
martial arts, monkey boxing 8384
McGrath, Jason 2
Mei Xuechou 233, 234
Meijianchi 196197, 197, 198199
Mi Gu 116
Ministry of Culture 34, 49, 219
A Miss Mallard Mystery 142
Miyazaki, Hayao 165
Mochinaga Noriko (Fang Bo) 19, 77
Mochinaga Tadahito (Fang Ming)
animation team 2223, 24, 26
career 2027, 29, 3233, 234235, 254
contributions 7677, 131
early life and education 1920
photos 20, 24, 26, 33
Shanghai visits 250251
Mok, Buck 265
Momotaro’s Sea Eagles 21, 22
monkey boxing 8384
Monkey King: Hero Is Back 6, 259, 262263
The Monkeys Fish the Moon 92, 93, 187190, 188
Monkeys Play Chess 221
Monkey Subdues White-Skeleton Demon 108, 109
Monster Hunt 262
The Monster Tree and the Squirrel 201
The Mouse Marries Off His Daughter 161163, 164
Mr. Nanguo 9496, 96, 97
Mr. Wolf’s Treat 110, 110
Mulan 76, 120
Mushroom Picking 25
music
children’s songs 154, 155
conductors 153
functions in animated films 150151, 156, 158159, 165
literati style 163164
pantonal 161, 163
relationship to film 147148, 149150, 153154, 213
songs 7374
styles 160161
syncing methods 152153
synesthesia and 151, 159160
See also composers ; Jin Fuzai
National Style
development 3436
differences from other countries 120
musical 158
use of 4, 37, 7273, 134135, 259260, 261262
See also folk traditions ; ink-painting animation
The Naughty Golden Monkey 9293, 94
Nezha 6, 259
Nezha Conquers the Dragon King
animators 6870, 108, 127131, 135, 218
awards 218219, 222
director 211, 212, 251
eight-character guiding principles 6162, 68, 128
images 62, 69, 220
music 70, 130, 152, 153, 156157
production team 60, 108109
release 250
remake 259
script 109, 112113
suicide scene 127, 128131, 129, 151, 152, 156157, 157
The Nine-Colored Deer 78, 170, 172, 173, 209
Noah’s Ark 140
North China Film Company 1
Northeast Film Studio
Animation Team 4, 3133, 33, 217
Art Department 28, 30, 31, 234235
establishment 24
films 2425, 2831, 32
move to Shanghai 4, 3233, 131, 217
One Night at the Art Studio 154156, 155, 156, 240242, 241, 253
Ono Kōsei 21, 247256, 253
outsourcing industry 6, 135136, 139140, 259
See also Shanghai Yilimei Animation Company Limited
painting 7779, 95
See also ink painting
Pan Guoxiang 182
Panda Jingjing 200201
The Panda’s Department Store 92
papercutting animation
advantages and disadvantages 98
films 38, 88, 9098, 161163, 196, 201
ink-painting 9195
mechanization 97, 98
techniques and materials 8792, 9798, 189n1
paperfolding animation 38, 191192
Peacock Princess 38
Peking opera
actors 23, 63, 170
Going to the Theater 7981, 80, 150151, 255, 260261
as influence on animated films 2324, 3435
model operas 260
roles 8184
People’s Republic of China (prc)
anniversaries of founding 108, 109, 134, 185, 186, 218
censorship 262, 263
establishment 25
postsocialist era 2, 3, 133, 235, 242, 258
relations with Japan 249250
See also Cultural Revolution ; socialist era
The Picture on the Wall 56
Pigsy Eats Watermelon 38, 88, 89
Pleasant Goat and Big Big Wolf 262, 263, 265
A Plump Married Woman Goes Back to Her Mother’s Home 103
poetry films 189
Police Chief Black Cat 7, 115, 120, 122, 149, 262
political propaganda 3, 21, 233234, 235242
postsocialist era 2, 3, 133, 235, 242, 258
The Praying Mantis Catches the Cicada 138
Princess Iron Fan
directors 58, 59, 247
image 235
influence 1, 247
Japanese release and poster 247249, 248
patriotic message 234
production 234
propaganda. See political propaganda
Pu Jiaxiang
book by 86
career 42, 75, 77, 7986, 105, 107, 209, 255
conference (2017) 7, 260
education 65
essay 7586
independent films 7981, 150151, 260261
on National Style 7576, 7779
on personalities of characters 8186
photo 76
Pu Yong
career 87
on papercutting animation 8798, 189n1
essay 87-99
photo 88
puppet animation 2324, 2829, 34, 36, 186, 198, 199
Qi Baishi 41, 77, 224
Qian Jiajun
career 1, 33, 40, 41, 42, 56, 7879, 207210, 234
contributions 207210
education 54
publications by 86, 209
as teacher 65, 117, 128, 207209
Qian Jiaxing 9496
Qian Shoutie 116
Qian Yunda 184185, 190191, 201, 237
Qin Yizhen 51, 212
Qiu Yuefeng 214
Qiuquemelle, Marie-Claire 257
Qu Jianfang 186, 187, 212
The Railway Children 168
Red Army Bridge 149
Red Squirrel Mai 258, 263, 264266, 266
Resistance War Slogans Cartoon 234
Resistance War Songs Collection 234
Revolutionary Model Theater 240
Saban International Entertainment 200
safs. See Shanghai Animation Film Studio
Saving Mother 173174, 175
science fiction 196, 202
screenwriter team
editors 182, 183
members 181183, 213
See also Ling Shu
Seedlings 240
Seibu Department Store, Tokyo 254
Seo Mitsuyo 21
serial films
The Adventure of the Dirt King 110, 111, 149, 170, 193196, 194
The Calabash Brothers 9698
The Lonely Piglet 196
The Jingwei Bird Fills the Sea 203204, 222
The Stories of Effendi 187, 194
See also television series
Shanghai
movie theaters 53, 247
Northeast Film Studio moved to 3233, 131, 217
Shanghai Animation Film Studio (safs)
administrators 5758
archive 247
bonus system 5657
building 5, 149, 170, 250, 251
challenges in 1980s and 1990s 6, 135, 139140, 258259
composers unit 148149, 152, 160161
effects of Cultural Revolution 44, 147, 180181, 184, 242
equipment 40
establishment 5, 37, 217
exhibition (1959) 4041
film distribution 3, 131132, 133, 199
film quality 4, 3738, 4749
films produced 1, 4, 4651, 153154, 217
innovations 3940, 49, 5152, 119, 132, 251
Japanese visitors 250251, 252253
joint venture 140144
library 180181
outsourced projects 139140
postproduction process 214
post-shooting summaries 7071
screenwriting team 181183, 203, 213
sixtieth anniversary 263
success factors 3940
team roles 39
See also animators ; ink-painting animation ; and individual film titles
Shanghai Animation Film Studio (safs), presidents. See Chang Guangxi ; Te Wei ; Yan Dingxian ; Zhou Keqin
Shanghai Conservatory of Music 147, 148, 149
Shanghai Expo (2010) 52
Shanghai Film Bureau 58, 140
Shanghai Film Dubbing Studio 166170, 214
Shanghai Film Studio 34, 3637, 57
Shanghai Film Technology Studio 33
Shanghai International Animation Film Festival 49, 51, 57, 81, 111112, 138, 221
Shanghai Yilimei Animation Company Limited 138, 140144
Shanxi Animation Art Society 204
Shen Rudong 9495, 201, 202
Shen Shixi 264
Shen Zuwei 196
Shenzhen 135136, 139
Shi Yi 263
Shklovsky, Viktor 195
Showing True Colors 217, 236
Shu Qun 23
Singapore 115
Single-Plank Bridge 221
Slaughter in Jinan 233234
Snipe-Clam Grapple 9394, 95, 212, 213
The Snow Boy
characters 251
director 7274
images 72, 159, 174
music 7273, 153, 157158
National Style in 72, 73
voices 170, 172173
Snow White 201, 249, 250
Snow White and Frog Prince 201
socialist animation
children as audience 5, 31, 39, 75, 120, 121, 253
decline 6, 258259
defining 3
exhibitions 4041, 103104
film distribution 131132, 133
as fine arts films 4, 3132
foreign influences 3536
as golden age 1, 4, 258
at international festivals 37, 42, 49, 57
legacy 258259, 263
as political propaganda 235242
positive energy 242
See also animators ; National Style ; Shanghai Animation Film Studio
socialist era
cultural policies 104105
defining 23
economic policies 56, 131, 236
Great Leap Forward 235236
See also Cultural Revolution
Sony Entertainment 136
sound effects 150, 167, 171
sound recording 167, 170, 174, 214
See also music ; voice actors
Southern Star Entertainment 143
Soviet Union
animation 35, 109
ballet troupes 55
montage poetry films 189
The Space Restaurant 202
Spielberg, Steven 247
stop-motion animation 98
The Stories of Effendi 187, 194
Storm in a Desert 110111, 112
The Strange Noise at Midnight 196
The Strange Patient 79
studios. See Northeast Film Studio ; Shanghai Animation Film Studio
Summer 262, 263
Sun Jujuan 118
Sun Moon Lake 201
Suzhou Fine Arts Academy 36, 5455, 56, 65, 117, 209
synesthesia 151, 159160
Tai, Chiew-Lan 258
Taiwan 117
Tama Productions 142
Tang Cheng
career 39, 41, 42
contributions 47
as director 47, 105106, 184185, 264
photo 49
Taotao: The Story of Panda 170
Taro the Dragon Boy 170
Te Wei
as animator 31, 108, 132
as art director 41
Cartoon World 225
characteristics 132
contributions 108, 128, 132, 212
as director 36, 4244, 56, 71, 108, 111, 163
Mochinaga Tadahito and 25, 131
move to Shanghai 3233, 131
on National Style 36, 65, 132
at Northeast Film Studio 234235
photos 33, 44, 254, 254
slogans 36, 43, 44
staff recruitment 108, 117, 132
Studies on Animated Filmmaking 9, 71, 74
as studio president 5, 7, 41, 56, 64, 71, 105, 132, 181, 182, 185
Tokyo visit 254
television series
American 262
censorship 262
Demon Chip 98, 202203
development 57, 262
Japanese 6, 251252, 253, 262
Journey to the West 199200, 200, 263
A Miss Mallard Mystery 142
Panda Jingjing 200201
Pleasant Goat and Big Big Wolf 262, 263, 265
Police Chief Black Cat 7, 115, 119, 120, 122, 149, 262
The Space Restaurant 202
Tracey McBean 143
Tezuka Osamu 249, 250, 251253
Thank You, Kitty
crew photos 32, 34
directors 25, 32
image 238
influence 237
production 3233, 237
36 Chinese Characters 210211, 211
three-dimensional animation 39, 78
Three Monks 151, 153, 158160, 161, 182, 210, 213, 255
Tracey McBean 143
traditional culture. See Chinese culture ; folk traditions ; National Style
Turandot 227228
Ulanova, Galina 55
unesco 210
United China Motion Picture Corporation 234
United States
animated films 35
films 169170, 247
propaganda films criticizing 236237
television series 262
See also Disney films
Uproar in Heaven (1923) 233
Uproar in Heaven (1961–64)
animators 56, 5960, 6668, 78, 81, 83, 105108, 127, 135
characters 8386
clouds 107
directors 48, 5960, 83, 105106
foreign reviews 76
images 67, 106
Jade Emperor 59, 6668, 87
Matianjun 8283
music 148
production 38, 47, 5859
screenwriter 182
Sun Wukong 5960, 61, 6668, 67, 82, 8384, 86, 106, 107
Tudi the gnome 81, 83, 8486, 85, 107
Uproar in the Studio 233
Voci, Paola 261
voice actors 134, 167168, 171176, 214
See also Ding Jianhua
Vukovich, Daniel 3
Waiting for Tomorrow 88
Wan Chaochen 180
See also Wan brothers
Wan Guchan 87, 233, 234
Wan Laiming
as director 39, 56, 5860, 65, 83, 105, 247
Japanese visitors and 251
photo 253
See also Princess Iron Fan ; Uproar in Heaven
Wan brothers 1, 33, 39, 5354, 128, 207, 234
The Wandering Life of San Mao 170
Wang Borong 9496, 200, 207
Wang Dawei 182, 199200
Wang Shuchen
artwork and cartoons 223, 224, 226227
career 49, 108, 112113, 215, 217223, 225, 227228, 236, 238, 242
contributions 113, 211212, 225
death 228
early life and education 215217
effects of Cultural Revolution 218, 224
friends 224226
personality 215, 221223, 224225, 226, 228
photo 216
scripts by 109, 112–113
Wang Wang pseudonym 226
Wang Wenhao 182
Wang Yiqian, essay by 215228
War of Resistance against Japan 21, 117, 234, 247
Watermelon Cannons 185, 185
Wei Qilin 201
Wei Shyy 258
White Snake: The Originals 6, 259
Who Sings the Best? 148, 238
Why Is the Crow Black 34, 209, 210
The Wise Duck (Little Duck Quack) 38
The Witch, the Crocodile, and the Girl 192, 193
Wong, Tyrus 266
World War ii 2022
See also War of Resistance against Japan
Wu Lun 182
Wu Qiang 41, 237, 238, 264265
Wu Shanming 4950, 111, 232
Wu, Weihua 257
Wu Wenguang 260, 261
Wu Yigong 58, 140
Wu Yingju 43, 44, 45, 148149, 189
Wu Yinxian 25, 33
Wu Yunchu 91, 202
Wu Zhongwen 201
Xia Bingjun 199
Xia Yan 25, 108
Xi’an, Terracotta Warriors 9495
Xie Tian’ao 181
Xingshan 23, 28
Xiong Nanqing 207
Xu Beihong 41
Xu Gu 224
Xu Jingda. See A Da
Xu Jingxian 240
Xu Lianhua 83
Xu Ying 257
Yan Dingxian
as animator 5360, 6465, 106, 127, 211212
books by 58
collaboration with other animators 39, 41, 68, 107
conference (2017) 7, 58
as director 39, 6062, 68, 108, 109, 128, 209, 236, 239, 251
education 5455
essay 5362
interest in animation 53, 54, 55
as key animator 105
marriage 107
photo 54
as studio president 5658, 97, 111, 207
Tokyo visit 254
on Wan Laiming 5860
Yan Fengying 170
Yan Shanchun
as animator 103, 104109, 209210
conference (2017) 7
as director 103, 110114
essay 103114
interest in animation 103104, 105
photo 104
Yan Shaonan 91
Yan Wenjing 239
Yan Wenliang 54
Yang Chun 78
Yang Yuliang 182
Yang Yuping 182
Yang Zuotao 233
Yangzong Zhuoma 134
Yan-Lin. See Lin Wenxiao ; Yan Dingxian
Yao Guanghua 204
Yao Yuming 182, 196, 199200
Yao Zhongli 182
Ye Meiying 118, 119
Ye Qianyu 119
Yili Company Limited 140
Yilimei. See Shanghai Yilimei Animation Company Limited
Yin Xiyong
career 207
essay 207214
photo 208
Yomiuri Shimbun 250
You Lei 199
You Yang 189
The Young Companion 182
Youth Creative Collective 39
Yu Hejing 182
Yu Zheguang 33, 191
Yuan Muzhi 234
Yue Huimin 91, 92
Zhan Tong 225, 226
Zhan Tongxuan 163
Zhang Ding 135, 218
Zhang Dong 149
Zhang Guangyu 59, 135, 224
Zhang Jingyuan 196
Zhang Leping 255
Zhang Songlin 182, 199200
Zhang Ting 108
Zhang Xinmin 199
Zhang Yimou 4
Zhang Zhengyu 59, 78, 224
Zhao Huanzhang 57
Zhejiang Institute of Art 49
Zheng Fang 199
Zheng Feng 149
Zheng Pingru 182
Zhou Chuanji 150
Zhou Enlai 3738
Zhou Keqin
career 138139, 189
on A Da 92
essay 7, 138144
photos 139, 141, 142, 143
as studio president 139140
at Yilimei 140144
Zhu Da 224
Zhu Dingyuan 199
Zhu Fengbo 73, 158
Zhu Guangqian 151
A Zhuang Brocade 56, 78, 79, 209
Zhuo Hejun 50

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