The Artist Birthday Series

Ladislas Starevich

Ladislas Starevich, animation pioneer Ladislas Starevich (August 8, 1882 – February 26, 1965) was a stop-motion animator notable as the author of the first puppet-animated film. He also used insects and other animals as protagonists of his films. Ladislas Starevich was born “Władysław Starewicz,” in Moscow, Russia to Polish parents (father Aleksander Starewicz from Surviliškis near… Read More Ladislas Starevich