1900 – 1967 abstract animator, filmmaker and painter (DE, USA), website
He is know for inventing abstract musical animations many decades before the appearance of computer graphics and music videos.
An Optical Poem is a milestone In object animation. Fischinger hang hundreds of paper cuts on invisible wires. The film was commission by MGM. Its Fishingres only film commissioned by a mayor studio. Music is by Franz Listz.
16mm, 7 min, 1938