Call it a fan film, a proof of concept, or whatever you want, this one-minute traditionally animated Superman piece by Robb Pratt is a fun new take on the character that draws from classic elements, like Mischa Bakaleinikoff’s music from the live-action serial. Pratt, a Disney veteran, who has worked on features like Tarzan and Pocahontas and series like Kick Buttowski and Kim Possible, explains his reasons for making the film at the end of the video. It’s also nice to see the pencil tests in the credits.

Produced and Directed by Robb Pratt
Starring John Newton and Jennifer Newton
Storyboard by Robb Pratt
Layout/BGs by Brian Woods, James P. Alles, Andy Ice, Robb Pratt
Animation by Robb Pratt, Steven Pierre Gordon, James Baker
Sound Design/Audio Mix by Carlos Sanches
Music from the Superman Serials by Mischa Bakaleinikoff
Superman Created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster

(Thanks, Tim Yoon)

Amid Amidi

Amid Amidi

Amid Amidi is Cartoon Brew's Publisher and Editor-at-large.

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