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Independent animator Bill Plympton restores & updates Winsor McCay's 1921 classic, THE FLYING HOUSE by cleaning & coloring each frame.
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Bill Plympton

557 backers pledged $19,760 to help bring this project to life.

The Flying House wins its first award!

Congratulations everyone!

The Flying House just won the award for "best animated film" at the Williamsburg Independent Film Festival in Brooklyn, New York!

The festival should be posting video and pictures from tonight's awards ceremony in the coming days, so keep checking their website.


The Flying House Team


    1. Creator Chuck Howell on November 21, 2011

      Good job! I'm proud to have been a small part of this project.

    2. Creator Susan Ator on November 21, 2011

      So pleased for you. It is a lovely little film.

    3. Creator Sandy Richards on November 21, 2011

      Woo hoo! Congratulations!

    4. Creator Alex Sadowsky on November 20, 2011

      Absolutely fantastic, congratulations!

    5. Creator jimcripps on November 20, 2011

      Congratulations all!