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Animated films

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Genre/Form termAnimated films
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Variant(s)Animated cartoons (Motion pictures)
Anime (Motion pictures)
Cartoons, Animated (Motion pictures)
Private Snafu films
Motion picture cartoons
Tom and Jerry films
See alsoMotion pictures
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Abstract films
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Scope noteFilms that create the illusion of movement in drawings, clay, inanimate objects, or the like, through an animation technique.
Found inFilms by genre, 1993: p. 12 (animated film (animation): An animated film is one which, by the use of some animation technique, creates the illusion of movement in inanimated objects, drawings, photographs, paper or cardboard cut-outs, puppets, plasticien, and the like)
LC database, Sept. 24, 1987 (animated film(s); animated cartoon film; animated movies; movie cartoon; animated cartoons)
Oxford English dictionary online, 29 February 2012 (anime, variant animeĢ: "A genre of Japanese or Japanese-style animated film or television entertainment, characterized by a distinctive visual style involving stylized action sequences and usually featuring characters with distinctive large, staring eyes, and typically having a science-fiction or fantasy theme, sometimes including violent or sexually explicit material; a film or television programme of this genre"; there are also three other meanings in OED for "anime")
Not found inMoving image genre-form guide online, June 18, 2007.
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