The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore (nominated for an Academy Award)
Basically: adorable animated Buster Keaton takes charge of a.. book orphanage? In the end the sinister secret is revealed and we find out that………. BOOKS IS PEOPLE
El casamiento de Buster Keaton, Salvador Dalí. Sent on a letter to Federico García Lorca c. 1925.
“DALÍ DEFENDED THAT THE BUSTER WE SAW ON THE SCREENS WAS NOT LIKE THE REAL BUSTER AND LORCA DEFENDED THAT THERE WAS ONLY ONE BUSTER - THE SAD-EYED POOR THING”
First Meeting: “Just think, if Chaplin had started the motor and exposed just a few frames of film, that would technically constitute a whole other Chaplin-Keaton collaboration, years before LIMELIGHT.”