The premiere of Steamboat Willie blows audiences away with its innovative use of sound. Mickey Mouse soon becomes a phenomenon.
Art Historian Carmenita Higginbotham explains Snow White as a reflection of American women during the Great Depression.
Walt Disney's Bambi was released in August of 1942 and stood out as the most ambitious feature-length film in the history of the studio.
Walt Disney was aware of the gap between himself and the persona he had created for public consumption.