fps Magazine
March 2005

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What's in This Issue
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Here We Go Again
Emru Townsend looks back on the early days of fps.


The Secret Garden of Ray Harryhausen
Erik Goulet chats with the master of stop-motion animation.

The Truth in Pictures
Sheila Sofian explores the multifaceted world of documentary animation.

J.R. Bray—Documentarian?
Noell Wolfgram Evans makes the case for the animation pioneer as one of the first documentary animation producers.

How Swede It Is
...and Danish and Norwegian. Gunnar Strøm takes a tour of Scandinavian documentary animation.

Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, Porco Rosso, The Cat Returns, Mulan II, Planet Simpson: How A Cartoon Masterpiece Defined a Generation

Where to Find It
Find out how to get the films discussed in this issue. (Due to time constraints, we were unable to include this section in the magazine. It is included in its entirety below. Entries marked with a * are part of a compilation.)

The Cat Returns
Conversation Pieces*
A Conversation with Haris
Creature Comforts*
Drawn From Memory
The Extra Life of an Animator*
Fast, Cheap & Out of Control
A Film About Me
The Fog of War
Grave of the Fireflies
The Hand*
The Kid Stays in the Picture
Late Edition*
Mulan II
Muratti and Sarotti
Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind
Planet Simpson
Porco Rosso
Pro and Con*
Ray Harryhausen: The Early Years Collection
Safe for Life (Ska' jeg på nu)
Shapes of Movement*
The Sinking of the Lusitania*
The Tale of the Wonderful Potato
(Eventyret om den vidunderlige kartoffel)
Trouble (Trøbbel)
War Story*
When Life Departs (Når livet går sin vej)
Windy Day*
The Wonderful Tale of Music
(Eventyret om den vidunderlige musikken)
World History 1–2
(Verdenshistorien 1 & 2)
A Year Along the Abandoned Road
(Filmen om filmen om Børfjord)
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