1940s Stop-motion Animated Movies

Public list by WPS with 6 movies or TV shows/series

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10min | Animation
3.3/5 (with 19 votes)

A glass blower imagines that his creations come to life. A story of love contained within a single drop of rain. A voyage into ethereal beauty.

Directed by Karel Zeman

The Crab with the Golden Claws(1947)

2.7/5 (with 5 votes)

Tintin finds himself involved in a mystery related to a drowned man, a can of crabmeat and a ship called Karaboudjan. After investigating the ship, Tintin discovers that the shipment of cans does not contain exactly crabmeat.

Directed by Claude Misonne, João B. Michiels

Handling Ships(1945)

Instructional cartoon for the Admiralty.

Directed by John Halas

The Czech Year(1947)

1h 15min | Animation
2.9/5 (with 3 votes)

The first full-length puppet film made by Jiri Trnka. Like the painter Ales who illustrated the national songs, Trnka depicts the traditional customs and tales of the Czech village in six separate sequences: Shrovetide, Spring, Legend About St. Prokop, The Fair, The Feast and Bethlehem." A Treasury of Fairy-tales" made Trnka famous all over the world and it is a masterpiece of Czech and world animation.

Directed by Jiří Trnka

The Way of Peace(1947)

18min | Animation, Drama, War
2.8/5 (with 2 votes)

Punctuated with stories from the Bible, the film’s purpose was to reinforce Christian values in the atomic age by condemning the consequences of human conflict with scenes of the crucifixion, lynching and Nazi fascism.

Directed by Frank Tashlin - With Lew Ayres

Bury the Axis(1943)

6min | Animation
3.5/5 (with 1 vote)

The cartoon chronicles Hitler's birth, brief childhood and eventual rise to power.

Directed by Lou Bunin
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