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FORMAT FILMS was a television animation studio which was founded by Herbert Klynn in 1959 with Jules Engel as vice president, Bob McIntosh and Joseph Mugnaini , all of whom were animators. It was most active during the 1960s, producing episodes of The Alvin Show
The Alvin Show
and Popeye the Sailor . Klynn shut his studio in 1962 but reopened it by 1965 as Format Productions. The studio made eleven shorts in Warner Bros. ' theatrical Road Runner series as well as three Daffy Duck
Daffy Duck
and Speedy Gonzales
Speedy Gonzales
shorts, and produced The Lone Ranger animated series for CBS
CBS
in 1966.

Format Productions also created title sequences for several TV series, including I Spy , Honey West , the animated characters on the television variety show Hee Haw
Hee Haw
, animated various TV commercials, and created film title designs for The Glory Guys
The Glory Guys
and Clambake
Clambake
.

CONTENTS

* 1 TV series * 2 Theatrical shorts * 3 Film and television titles (as Format Productions unless otherwise noted) * 4 Notes * 5 External links

TV SERIES

* Popeye the Sailor ( King Features Syndicate
King Features Syndicate
, Jack Kinney Productions /1960) * The Alvin Show
The Alvin Show
(Bagdasarian Film Corporation/1961–1962) * The Lone Ranger (Jack Wrather Corporation, Lone Ranger Productions/1966–1969) (as Format Productions)

THEATRICAL SHORTS

* Icarus Montgolfier Wright (1962) (Best Animated Short Film Academy Award nominee)

* Looney Tunes
Looney Tunes
and Merrie Melodies
Merrie Melodies
( Warner Bros.
Warner Bros.
, DePatie-Freleng Enterprises /1965–1967) (as Format Productions)

* Run, Run, Sweet Road Runner (1965) * Tired and Feathered (1965) * Boulder Wham! (1965) * Just Plane Beep (1965) * Hairied and Hurried (1965) * Highway Runnery (1965) * Chaser on the Rocks (1965) * Shot and Bothered (1966) * Out and Out Rout (1966) * The Solid Tin Coyote (1966) * Clippety Clobbered (1966) * Quacker Tracker (1967) * The Music Mice-Tro (1967) * The Spy Swatter (1967)

FILM AND TELEVISION TITLES (AS FORMAT PRODUCTIONS UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED)

* Outlaws (1960–1962) (TV) (as Format Films) * I Spy (1965–1968) (TV) * The Glory Guys
The Glory Guys
(1965) * Honey West (1965–1966) (TV) * Clambake
Clambake
(1967) * The Mothers-in-Law (1967–1969) (TV) * Hee Haw
Hee Haw
(1969) (TV) * Curiosity Shop (1971–1973) (TV)

NOTES

* ^ http://www.cartoonbrew.com/animators/format-films-in-tv-guide-1962-14332.html

EXTERNAL

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