- GUMBY DHARMA - THE FILM -
** April Fools Day screening at the Balboa! **
** DVD Release - March 01, 2010!! **
Enjoy the art of Art, anytime.
** A Dark Day **
Art Clokey passed away on January 08, 2010
** Great News **
Gumby Dharma receives the 2008 Documentary Emmy!!
** Upcoming Screenings + Broadcast Dates **
Sundance Channel Broadcast Dates Announced!!
Art Clokey's is a fascinating life and career in it's own right but also in how it gently influenced his characters and story lines for 40+ years.
His world famous characters, Gumby, Pokey and the rest of the gang, and his animation of Davey and Goliath, seem to echo the spiritual path of their creator/animator.
Art's animation work and personal brand of love of life has for almost half
a century influenced millions of TV and film viewers and filmmakers across
A consummate storyteller, we capture Art's story as he reminisces about his
long life and his vast animation work. In addition, the film includes
short interviews with some of the contemporary leaders in the animation
world who have been touched and influenced by Art's pivotal contribution to
Highlight clips of Art's original, groundbreaking art films, Gumbasia and
Mandala, appear in the film as well as clips of some of Art's favorite
Gumby and Davey and Goliath episodes.
Also included is new stop motion work, (directed/animated by Academy
Award Nominee Timothy Hittle) depicting 'interviews' with Gumby and some of the gang on their time with Art Clokey.