Building peace in the minds of men and women

Begone Dull Care / Caprice en couleurs © 1949 National Film Board of Canada. All rights reserved.

Neighbours, animated, directed and produced by Norman McLaren in 1952

Registration year: 2009
Submission year: 
2008
Collection ID: 
2008-28

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Canada

Norman McLaren is the most influential animator in the history of the art of animation. Over many years of constant groundbreaking research and experimentation he has created a coherent and extraordinary body of work with a unique inventiveness. This is best exemplified by his most important film, the anti-war parable Neighbours.