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The Founders of Chinese Animation The Wan Brothers 中国动画创始人——万氏兄弟

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The founders and pioneers of the Chinese animation industry the Wan Brothers made the first Asian animation feature-length film in 1941. They were born in the early 20th century in Nanjing, China. By 1935 the Wan Brothers would launch the first animation with sound titled The Camel’s Dance. 中国动画产业的创始人和先锋——万氏兄弟,在1941年创作了亚洲第一部长篇动画《铁扇公主》。他们出生于20世纪早期,出生在中国南京。1935年他们创作了第一步有声动画《骆驼的舞蹈》。

The Wan Brothers (万氏兄弟,Wànshì xiōngdì) were born in the early 20th century in Nanjing, China. They became the founders and pioneers of the Chinese animation industry and made the first Asian animation feature-length film, Princess Iron Fan in 1941. By 1935 the Wan Brothers would launch the first animation with sound titled The Camel’s Dance.
Background
The era in which the Wan brothers operated was a very challenging one for building an industry. China would endure the Second Sino-Japanese War, World War II and the Cultural Revolution. They also made the famous cartoon animation, Havoc in Heaven.
The brothers
Wan Laiming 万籁鸣 Wàn Làimíng
Wan Guchan 万古蟾 Wàn Gǔchán
Wan Chaochen 万超尘 Wàn Chāochén
Wan Dihuan 万涤寰 Wàn Díhuán

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