#GAReads | The World War II-Era Women Who Broke Up The Disney Boys' Club

a screenshot of Flower from the trailer for the film Bambi

a screenshot of Flower from the trailer for the film Bambi

"The World War II-Era Women Who Broke Up The Disney Boys' Club":

The discovery of the trashed Disney drawings astounded Mary, now a successful comic artist in her 60s, for two reasons. First, there was the shocking realization that her mother had a secret career as a professional animator. Just as confounding, however, was the subsequent revelation that every single frame of every single animated movie she loved was made by a human hand. “It hit me that this stuff was drawn by people,” she said.

By people, yes. And often, in some way or another, by women.

Read Priscilla Frank's full article at HuffPost here…