Friday, July 1st | 2 Tammuz 5782

August 3, 2015 9:57 am

Walt Disney Experts Dismiss Claims That Filmmaker Was Antisemitic

avatar by News Editor

Walt Disney, in 1954. Photo: WikiCommons.

Experts dismissed allegations that Walt Disney was an antisemite. Photo: Wiki Commons.

Walt Disney was a complex figure, both celebrated and condemned, but allegations that he was a rabid antisemite are unproven, Disney experts said.

Talking to TV critics Sunday about PBS’ American Experience September documentary on Disney, composer Richard Sherman (Disney’s Mary Poppins, The Jungle Book) dismissed such lingering criticism outright.

Read full story at the Associated Press.

Share this Story: Share On Facebook Share On Twitter

Let your voice be heard!

Join the Algemeiner

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.