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The Disney History Institute Podcast explores the history of animation and early cinematic amusement parks.

Disney History Institute Podcast Disney History Institute

    • TV & Film
    • 4.7 • 342 Ratings

The Disney History Institute Podcast explores the history of animation and early cinematic amusement parks.

    DHI 119 - Disney and the Coronavirus - Update 23

    DHI 119 - Disney and the Coronavirus - Update 23

    Disneyland battles California: the discussion heats up over when Disneyland will be allowed to re-open.
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    • 27 min
    DHI 118 - The Road to Florida - Part One

    DHI 118 - The Road to Florida - Part One

    In 1965, reporters in Orlando noticed that an unknown buyer was purchasing tens of thousands of acres south of town, a mystery that would consume the city for nearly a year.
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    • 36 min
    The Book of Hench - Part Three

    The Book of Hench - Part Three

    The story of John Hench, who worked for Disney from 1939 until 2004 and adapted the techniques of filmmaking to create theme park wonders around the world. Part Three - Hench, Walt, and Dali.
    Link to Destino (short film): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y_TlaxmOKqs
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    • 42 min
    DHI 117 - Disney and the Coronavirus - Update 22

    DHI 117 - Disney and the Coronavirus - Update 22

    An exploration of the current trouble in California and Florida.
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    • 28 min
    The Book of Hench - Part Two

    The Book of Hench - Part Two

    The story of John Hench, who worked for Disney from 1939 until 2004 and adapted the techniques of filmmaking to create theme park wonders around the world. Part Two - Disney and the War.

    • 32 min
    The Book of Hench - Part One

    The Book of Hench - Part One

    The story of John Hench, who worked for Disney from 1939 until 2004 and adapted the techniques of filmmaking to create theme park wonders around the world.   Part One - Fantasia.
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    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
342 Ratings

342 Ratings

75Cameron ,

Dis is history

This is the standard for Disney history, and not just of podcasts. I look forward to each new episode.

z3bos ,

Where Have You Been in My Life!

How did I miss this podcast? I love Disney history. Went back and listened from the beginning. Enjoying the Covid episodes too. Lots of insight. I need to get over and join the fun on Bandcamp next.

Jake Ballentine ,

My favorite podcast!

I love this podcast! I love learning the rare history Todd shares and I love the style and production of the show!

This is not just a podcast, Todd treats it like a show and I love it!

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