In 1923, the Fleischers decided that, in addition to having their own animation studio, they should have their own film distribution company as well. They hoped to expand into live-action featurettes and gain greater control over the promotion, release and sale of their films. By 1929, they'd lost nearly everything. What happened? Click here to find out!
Don't miss this exciting new exhibit where you can also watch what may be the only surviving film from Red Seal's Back Stage Comedy series of live action featurettes: Another Bottle Doctor.
Happy Mother's Day from all of us at Fleischer Studios!
Whether you're celebrating your own Mom, the kids who made you a mom, or the loving, nurturing spirit of the day, Mothers Day is a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the ones who make you feel loved!
And if you're still looking for what to get that very special Betty Boop fan this Mothers Day, check out the gorgeous Betty Boop Roses in the photo above - yes, Betty Boop really does have a variety of rose named for her. They are the perfect way to make someone's day!