Sunday, December 5

1956 Academy Awards – Short Subject (2 Reel) Winner and Nominees

1956 Academy Awards – Short Subject (2 Reel) Winner

The Face of Lincoln Wilbur T. Blume

The Face of Lincoln

Wilbur T. Blume

Head of the sculpture dpeartment at USC when this film was made (by USC), Merrell Gage was a lifelong expert on Abraham Lincoln. This short was a lecture often given by Gage, using wet clay…

1956 Academy Awards – Short Subject (2 Reel) Nominees

24 Hour Alert Cedric Francis
24 Hour Alert
Cedric Francis
On the Twelfth Day... George K. Arthur
On the Twelfth Day…
George K. Arthur
Switzerland Walt Disney
Switzerland
Walt Disney
The Battle of Gettysburg Dore Schary
The Battle of Gettysburg
Dore Schary