Public Domain Movies - Cartoons

Little Black Sambo

cartoon, little black sambo

A Walter Lantz cartoon of the famous or infamous story. The portrayal of blacks in this film is in the style of the cartoons of the day.

The New Car

Animation, Iwerks

Flip The Frog an animated cartoon produced in 1931 by Ub Iwerks

Sintel - Third Open Movie by Blender Foundation

sintel, blender, open, nebadon2025

"Sintel" is an independently produced short film, initiated by the Blender Foundation as a means to further improve and validate the free/open source 3D creation suite Blender. With initial funding provided by 1000s of donations via the internet community, it has again proven to be a viable development model for both open 3D technology as for independent animation film. This 15 minute film has been realized in the studio of the Amsterdam Blender Institute, by an international team of artists and developers.

Swing Cleaning

Gabby, Fleischer Studios, Animation, Cartoon, Dave fleischer, Bob Wickersham, Pinto Colvig, Jack Mercer

Gabby helps to clean Lilliput's castle. Gabby is the know-it-all town crier of Lilliput from the movie Gulliver's Travles (1939).

Take Heed Mr. Tojo

Animation, short

The first of the Mr. Hook cartoon series, his main purpose was to sell war bonds. Hook is set a decade in the future, and he is telling his young son about his exploits during the war and how war bonds helped him defeat an evil Japanese pilot who was trying to attack the fleet.

Betty Boop in Dizzy Dishes

Betty Boop, Cartoon, Humor, Helen Kane, Fleischer Studios, Margie Hines, 1930, Dizzy Dishes

Betty's first apperance (1930) as a Helen Kane-like Caricature who is perform's on stage for bimbo she performs in somewhere which looks simuler to the Cotton Club nightclub in Harlem , only problem is she is that Betty is nameless and is a anthropomorphic French poodle. Betty's floppy poodle ears later became hoop earrings in the Betty Boop cartoon series, and her black poodle nose becomes a girl's button-like nose. Betty's voice is provided by Margie Hines in this Cartoon Short. like all the Betty Boop series this is Public domain. Uploaded by BoopBoopaddoop...

Pencil Mania

Van Beuren Studios, Classic cartoons, Vintage cartoons

This one is the Van Beuren Studios Tom and Jerry. This gem was found on an old DVD that was found in an old storage locker.

Felix the Cat - All Balled Up

Felix, Pat Sullican

Yoiu can find this film elsewhere in the archive. I have added a generic music track fir easier viewing.

Copying Is Not Theft 1080p

copyleft, copyright, IP, Free Culture, freedom, Digital

Highest resolution version of's Minute Meme, "Copying Is Not Theft." This one is 1920 x 1080, 24 frames per second (1080p 24) and H.264 compressed.