The Way of Peace (1947)

USA, 1944
35mm film, colour, 1.37:1
mono, English

An American short animated fantasy film directed by Frank Tashlin.

Plot Summary

The story of life on Earth from a Christian perspective, from the creation of the world through the birth of Christ to the nuclear destruction of the planet.


Directed by: Frank Tashlin
Christian Films, East West Studio, Foundation Films Corporation
Produced by: Wah Ming Chang, Blanding Sloan
Written by: Frank Tashlin
Animators: Herbert Johnson, Gene Warren
Photography: Wah Ming Chang
Editor: Stuart O’Brien
Music by/Musical Director: Eddison von Ottenfeld
Art Director: Blanding Sloan
Puppet Designer: Wah Ming Chang
Puppet Makers: William King, Carl Ryan
Set Maker: Wilbur George
Prop Maker: Richard Lord

Lew Ayres (narrator)