Animation Monday: Saludos Amigos (Hello Friends)

Welcome back to Animation Monday.  This week, we continued to focus on the early/World War 2-era of Disney movies with the sixth movie in the Walt Disney Animation Film collection.

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“Saludosposter” by Source. Licensed under Fair use via Wikipedia – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Saludosposter.jpg#/media/File:Saludosposter.jpg

This movie introduces Disney movie-goers to Donald Duck’s friend from Brazil, Jose Caroica.  This is also the first of the “compilation” films that marked the World War 2 era of Disney movies.  Saludos Amigos was four shorts combined into one longer movie.  Donald Duck was the star of two of the shorts while Goofy started in a third.  A new character, Pedro, started in the last short.

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