How did the animated film develop during the early twentieth century? What types of animation techniques did the earliest animators use?

How did the animated film develop during the early twentieth century? What types of animation techniques did the earliest animators use?

What is the difference between vertical integration and horizontal integration?

What were the factors behind the nickelodeon boom of the middle 1900s? What were the reasons for the nickelodeon’s popularity—what advantages did this type of exhibition venue offer to both theater owner and patron?

In what ways did the motion picture industry in the late 1900s attempt to make films more prestigious and film going more respectable? What pressures were producers and exhibitors responding to?

How did the animated film develop during the early twentieth century? What types of animation techniques did the earliest animators use?

Give examples of specific animators or from specific films.