Source Material of Pinocchio

23rd February, 2011 - Posted by DisAnim - Comments Off on Source Material of Pinocchio

Pinocchio was adapted from Carlo Collodi’s book. Originally Collodi was writing an allegory of a more serious note. This creates one of the most drastic differences between the original and the Disney film, for Pinocchio was much more mischievous in Collodi’s story, whereas he is simply ignorant (and innocent) in the Disney version. For example, […] Read More

Source Material of Snow White

11th February, 2011 - Posted by DisAnim - Comments Off on Source Material of Snow White

The film attributes the source material to the Brothers Grimm. While it is likely true that their version popularized the story, they merely gathered it from others. Their book was published in 1857, and it is hard to say exactly when the folktale began (in fact, one of the elements of the definition of a […] Read More

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