American Experience

Mickey Mouse's Big Break

Clip: Season 27 Episode 8 | 2m 56s

The premiere of "Steamboat Willie" blows audiences away with its innovative use of sound. Mickey Mouse soon becomes a phenomenon. "Walt Disney" premieres September 14 and 15 on PBS American Experience.

Aired: 09/14/15

Rating: NR

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