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* Producers: Chuck Jones and Les Goldman
 
* Producers: Chuck Jones and Les Goldman
 
* Award: 1965 Academy Award for Animated Short Film
 
* Award: 1965 Academy Award for Animated Short Film
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==Questions==
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* Watch the movie with a critical eye. Do you see any mistakes?
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* What types of shapes do we encounter in the first 5 minutes of the movie?

Revision as of 09:32, 14 November 2012

This short movie is based on the book The Dot and the Line: A Romance in Lower Mathematics by Norton Juster (1963). The latter was inspired by Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions.

  • Run time: 10 minutes
  • Release date: 1965
  • Directors: Chuck Jones and Maurice Noble
  • Producers: Chuck Jones and Les Goldman
  • Award: 1965 Academy Award for Animated Short Film

Questions

  • Watch the movie with a critical eye. Do you see any mistakes?
  • What types of shapes do we encounter in the first 5 minutes of the movie?