NHdocs: the New Haven Documentary Film Festival 2021

Felix The Cat: 100 Years In The Making & All the Possibilities

Expired August 24, 2020 3:00 AM
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Felix The Cat: 100 Years In The Making is an in depth retrospect of the animated character Felix the Cat. 2019 was the 100 year anniversary of his creation. His story is told through clips and interviews with his creators: Otto Messmer and Joe Oriolo, along with many animation historians. Felix legacy is continued today by Joe Oriolo's son Don.


Director's Bio: Dan Karlok is a two-time Emmy award winning and Grammy nominated director and cinematographer. His other projects include Ride with Bob, a documentary featuring Willie Nelson, Lyle Lovett, Dwight Yoakam and the Dixie Chicks, and the comedy documentary On The Language Of Comedy featuring Carl Reiner, Sid Caesar, Jonathan Winters and Bob Newhart. His documentary, Antone’s Home of the Blues, premiered at the SXSW Film Festival as the Opening Night Film.

  • Year
    2019
  • Runtime
    58 minutes
  • Language
    English
  • Country
    United States
  • Premiere
    World Premiere
  • Director
    Dan Karlok
  • Producer
    Dan Karlok, Don Oriolo