Irrepressible Felix the Cat!
Saturday, Jul 14, 2012 10:00 AM
Castro Theatre

Co-Presented by The Exploratorium and The Cartoon Art Museum

USA, 1925–1929, Approximate total running time: 70 minutes

Created by Otto Mesmer and Pat Sullivan

The wonderful all-women Bay Area musical group—Toychestra—is teaming up with pianist Donald Sosin to create a score for a collection of rare silent FELIX THE CAT cartoons. Archival 35mm prints of Otto Mesmer and Pat Sullivan’s fabulous feline will come from UCLA Film & Television Archive, Library of Congress, and George Eastman House. Titles include Felix the Cat in Blunderland, Felix the Cat Weathers the Weather, Felix Loses Out, Jungle Bungles, Eskimotive, Felix Gets Revenge, and Felix Flirts with Fate.

Accompanied by Donald Sosin and Toychestra

Introduced by Leonard Maltin