Snor’, which debuted on 11 July Ray Goossens was born in Merksem , Belgium in This would mean that ‘Musti’ was the original. This was a gag comic about an old but feisty bearded man. The comic first appeared in De Zweep in February Episodes aired on a regular basis until
He even invented a few extra scenes and gags. Bruna’s publisher Mercis sued Sanrio, the distributors of ‘Hello Kitty’ and won his copyright claim, which led to the makers actually acknowledging their debt to Bruna. It was a critical and commercial flop, but still proved that Belvision was capable of creating animated pictures. When the team broke up in the second half of , Goossens continued ‘Tijl en Lamme’, while Luyckx did the same with ‘Pimmeke’ until In the s and s Goossens furthermore created comics for Flemish newspapers and magazines. Goossens also made two short films with one of his own creations, ‘Coin Coin’ and ‘Boothill McGall, sheriff’ Despite its space exploration, much of its visual execution still reminded too much of Disney’s ‘Pinocchio’ The ‘Musti’ comic was drawn in alternation by ‘Musti’ animators Jacques Van Driessche and Robert Lebersorg and appeared in text comics format, with the dialogue written underneath the images.
Ray Goossens 14 August — 10 December was a Belgian artist, animator, writer, and director best known for creating the cartoon character Musti. He passed away in at age He created various animated children’s TV series: TV Dupuis was dissolved inand Metamrofose moved folm his own studio in Deurne intaking ‘Musti’ along with him. Since Goossens didn’t do the same, Bruna kept a lifelong grudge against him and ‘Musti’.
The series was based on the Flemish folk hero made famous by the eponymous novel of Charles De Coster.
Retrieved from ” https: Goossens and Luyckx drew the gag comic ‘Tijl Uilenspiegel’ again under the name Regolux. The little cat lives with his parents and many animal friends, which include a rabbit, tortoise, hedgehog and a dog.
He studied drawing at the Antwerp Academy of Fine Arts, where he met Jules Luyckx, who shared the same passion for animated cartoons, and the two young men began working on their own 16 mm animation film.
Goossens also illustrated pages for Volksweekblad and De Gazet van Antwerpen. Musti controversy Oddly enough for such an innocent character, Musti has been subject of controversy for many years.
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This was kkikker gag comic about an old but feisty bearded man. By the spring of kik,er studio closed down and Goossens and Luyckx went into hiding until Belgium was liberated in the fall of that same year. After some initial gag strips, Snops and his friends had six continuing adventures between and In their kokker short ‘Wat ‘n vader’ won first prize at the Festival of the Belgian Film. In terms of global broadcasts Goossens may very well be the most universally succesful Belgian animator of all time.
His mtamorfose strip ‘Pimmeke’ was effectively based on a character from his own animated short, while he used his comic strip character Lamme Goedzak in a post-war animated short called ‘De Lamme Maakt Een Ritje’ Re-runs of both ‘Musti’ and ‘Plons’ are still broadcast on Belgian public television. Dick Brunacreator of the white rabbit ‘Nijntje’ ‘Miffy’ in English has often accused ‘Musti’ of being plagiarism of his own character. Goossens remarked that a little cat and a bunny were uncomparable by definition, and that “it was still Meta,orfose Christ who owned the copyright to the cross”.
From onwards, Ray Goossens taught animation at the R. Haddock does not drink alcohol in the series and professor Calculus isn’t deaf. All starred anthropomorphic animals. Much like ‘Musti’, Plons had many animal friends, but kikkker stories were set on a farm. Bruna’s publisher Mercis sued Sanrio, the distributors of ‘Hello Kitty’ and won his copyright claim, which led to the makers actually acknowledging their debt to Bruna.
He even invented a few extra scenes and gags. Eight stories were adapted for TV and broadcast in daily episodes of five minutes each. Ray Goossens was furthermore an animation teacher at the Brussels film school R.
Ray Goossens was born in MerksemBelgium in This would mean that ‘Musti’ was the original.
The stories are aimed at toddlers and every episode is five minutes long. X If you want to help us continue and improve our ever- expanding database, we would appreciate your mteamorfose through Paypal. In the s and s Goossens furthermore created comics for Flemish newspapers and magazines.
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Goossens managed to employ former colleagues like Mon Van Meulenbroeck again. The duo also drew ‘Pimmeke’ for the same magazine, which starred the little boy from their wartime animated short ‘Hoe Pimmeke ter wereld kwam’. He meramorfose worked as an illustrator for different newspapers and magazines, including Gazet van Antwerpen. Goossens always dismissed Bruna’s criticism, which largely focused on the cross-like nose of both Musti and Miffy. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Series and books by Ray Goossens in stock in the Lambiek Webshop: However, ‘Musti’ only made his public debut in14 years after the introduction of ‘Miffy’, which adds to the confusion. The two men found employment as cartoonists at the publisher Hoste. When the team broke up in the second half ofGoossens continued ‘Tijl en Lamme’, while Luyckx did the same with ‘Pimmeke’ until His final success as a director followed inwith Plons de gekke kikker.
Goossens was not involved with this picture, since around he went back to become a freelance metamrfose.
All animals have an anthropomorphic look. Snops also had a pet parrot, Tsjoem. Several narratives were altered to give characters like Captain Haddock and the Thompson Twins bigger parts. Comics by Regolux On the side Goossens drew some comic strips, initially under the signature “Rego”, but later as simply “Ray”. Early life and animation career Ray Goossens was kokker in in Merksem.