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Jack Kinney (I) (1909–1992)

Jack Kinney was born on March 29, 1909 in Utah, USA as Jack Ryan Kinney. He was a director and producer, known for Dumbo (1941), Pinocchio (1940) and The Magical World of Disney (1954). He was married to Eva Jane Sinclair. He died on February 9, 1992 in Glendale, California, USA. See full bio »


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Dumbo Director
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 2001 American Legends (Video) (segment "The Brave Engineer")
 1991 Lifestyles of the Rich and Animated (TV Movie) (segments "Lion Down", "Home Made Home", uncredited)
 1985 The Walt Disney Comedy and Magic Revue (Video short) (archive footage)
 1980 Mickey Mouse Disco (Short)
  The Magical World of Disney (TV Series) (5 episodes, 1955 - 1979) (segment director - 7 episodes, 1957 - 1964) (sequence director - 3 episodes, 1957 - 1963)
- Baseball Fever (1979)
- In Shape with Von Drake (1964) ... (segment director)
- A Square Peg in a Round Hole (1963) ... (segment director)
- Three Tall Tales (1963) ... (sequence director)
 1963 Krazy Kat (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Housewarming (1963)
 1963 Snuffy Smith and Barney Google (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1956 Chips Ahoy (Short)
 1955 Contrast in Rhythm (Short)
 1954 Social Lion (Short)
 1954 Casey Bats Again (Short)
 1954 Pigs Is Pigs (Short)
 1954 Two for the Record (Short)
 1954 The Lone Chipmunks (Short)
 1954 Donald's Diary (Short)
 1953 How to Sleep (Short)
 1953 Football Now and Then (Short)
 1953 How to Dance (Short)
 1953 Father's Week-end (Short)
 1953 For Whom the Bulls Toil (Short)
 1953 Father's Day Off (Short)
 1953 Peter Pan (uncredited)
 1952 How to Be a Detective (Short)
 1952 Two Weeks Vacation (Short)
 1952 Teachers Are People (Short)
 1952 Two Gun Goofy (Short)
 1952 Man's Best Friend (Short)
 1952 Hello Aloha (Short)
 1952 Father's Lion (Short)
 1951 No Smoking (Short)
 1951 Fathers Are People (Short)
 1951 Get Rich Quick (Short)
 1951 Tomorrow We Diet! (Short)
 1951 Cold War (Short) (direction)
 1951 Home Made Home (Short)
 1951 Cold Storage (Short) (direction)
 1951 Lion Down (Short)
 1950 Hold That Pose (Short)
 1950 Motor Mania (Short)
 1950 The Brave Engineer (Short)
 1950 How to Ride a Horse (Short)
 1949 The Wind in the Willows (Short)
 1949 Goofy Gymnastics (Short)
 1949 Tennis Racquet (Short)
 1948 Bumble Boogie (Short)
 1948 Melody Time (cartoon director)
 1947 Bongo (Short)
 1946 All the Cats Join In (Short) (uncredited)
 1946 Casey at the Bat (Short)
 1946 The Martins and the Coys (Short)
 1946 The Story of Menstruation (Short documentary) (uncredited)
 1946 Two Silhouettes (Short)
 1945 Hockey Homicide (Short)
 1945 Duck Pimples (Short)
 1945 Californy er Bust (Short)
 1945 African Diary (Short)
 1945 Tiger Trouble (Short)
 1944 The Three Caballeros (sequence director)
 1944 How to Play Football (Short) (uncredited)
 1944 How to Play Golf (Short)
 1944 How to Be a Sailor (Short)
 1943 Figaro and Cleo (Short) (uncredited)
 1943 Victory Vehicles (Short)
 1943 Victory Through Air Power (Documentary) (sequence director: animation)
 1943 El Gaucho Goofy (Short)
 1942 Der Fuehrer's Face (Short) (uncredited)
 1942 How to Fish (Short)
 1942 How to Swim (Short)
 1942 The Olympic Champ (Short) (uncredited)
 1942 How to Play Baseball (Short)
 1942 Saludos Amigos (Short) (sequence director)
 1941 The Art of Self Defense (Short)
 1941 The Art of Skiing (Short) (uncredited)
 1941 Dumbo (sequence director)
 1941 Baggage Buster (Short) (uncredited)
 1941/I The Reluctant Dragon (cartoon sequences, uncredited)
 1940 Goofy's Glider (Short)
 1940 Bone Trouble (Short)
 1940 Pinocchio (sequence director)
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Book, "Walt Disney and Assorted Other Characters : An Unauthorized Account of the Early Years at Disney's."

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