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On the Links between Caricatures and Animated Films in Communist Eastern Europe

Published Online: 29 Dec 2017
Volume & Issue: Volume 5 (2017) - Issue 1 (December 2017)
Page range: 28 - 41
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2346-5522
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Abstract

This article analyses and maps the links between caricature and animated film, as well as their development during the post-World War II era, in communist Eastern Europe. The article also deals with the specific nature of animation production under the conditions of political censorship and the utilisation of Aesopian language as an Eastern European phenomenon for outmanoeuvring censorship.

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