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Hamilton Luske

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Years active  1934–1968
Name  Hamilton Luske
Role  Animator

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Full Name  Hamilton Luton Luske
Born  October 16, 1903 (1903-10-16) Chicago, Illinois, USA
Died  February 19, 1968, Bel-Air, Los Angeles, California, United States
Awards  Golden Bear, Academy Award for Best Visual Effects
Nominations  Golden Lion, Retro Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation
Movies  Cinderella, Lady and the Tramp, Peter Pan, Pinocchio, One Hundred and One
Similar People  Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson, Ben Sharpsteen, Wolfgang Reitherman, Jack Kinney

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Hamilton Luton Luske (October 16, 1903 – February 19, 1968) was an American animator and film director. He joined the Walt Disney Productions animation studio in 1931 and he was soon trusted enough by Walt Disney to be made supervising animator of Snow White in Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.


He directed many Disney films and animated shorts from 1936 until his death in 1968. He won the Academy Award for Best Special Visual Effects for Mary Poppins in 1965.

He was born in Chicago, Illinois, on October 16, 1903, and died in Bel Air, California, on February 19, 1968, at age 64.

Filmography as director

  • Pinocchio (1940)
  • Fantasia (1940)
  • The Reluctant Dragon (1941)
  • Saludos Amigos (1942)
  • Make Mine Music (1946)
  • Fun and Fancy Free (1947)
  • Melody Time (1948)
  • So Dear to My Heart (1948)
  • Cinderella (1950)
  • Alice in Wonderland (1951)
  • Peter Pan (1953)
  • Ben and Me (1953)
  • Lady and the Tramp (1955)
  • Donald in Mathmagic Land (1959)
  • One Hundred and One Dalmatians (1961)
  • Mary Poppins (1964)
  • References

    Hamilton Luske Wikipedia