What’s in a Name? – Bambi

24th March, 2011 - Posted by DisAnim - Comments Off on What’s in a Name? – Bambi

Most of the characters have names which explain them pretty well. For example, Thumper is named so because he thumps his foot. Flower receives his name by Bambi when the deer is learning to talk. And Friend Owl, well, he’s both a friend and an owl (his name cracks me up every time—I feel like […] Read More

Time and Place of Snow White

14th February, 2011 - Posted by DisAnim - Comments Off on Time and Place of Snow White

Snow White is a hard one to place both chronologically or spatially. There are no direct references at all. At first look, it would appear that the only thing that can be positively surmised is that the story takes place in medieval Europe. Different elements draw very strongly on this, such as the castle. There […] Read More