George Pal

George Pal

  • Born on
    • February 1st, 1908
  • Died on
    • May 2nd, 1980
Hungarian born George Pal (born Gyorgy Pal Marczincsak) was an animator, film director and producer. He is best known for his classic Puppetoon replacement animation short films, as well as his association with the Fantasy and Science Fiction genres. Pal was nominated for Academy Awards (in the category Best Short Subject, Cartoons) in seven consecutive years (1942–1948). He received an honorary Oscar, for the development of novel animation methods and techniques, in 1944.


Acting (1 Credits)

1953The War of the Worlds as Bum #1 Listening to Radio (uncredited)

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