Announcement

Collapse

Your Assistance Please

We need your help to battle spammers and also to keep our community user friendly.
PLEASE BE KIND TO OTHERS - Refrain from personal attacks. Avoid politics and harsh language whenever possible. If someone is violating our simple rules, DO NOT confront them, simply report the post.
STOP SPAMMERS - Report the post. DO NOT respond to them.

2017 is a year of renewal for us, we have lots of exciting changes on the way for you, but we don't have time to deal with trolls and spammers. If you find yourself suspended and need to plead your case, you will need to do so after your suspension. We are happy to address your concerns if you made a simple mistake. However, please note that those with a history of bad behavior and pushing our rules to the limit will not be given the courtesy of a reply.

MiceChat offers a number of ways for you to communicate and get involved. We offer Facebook Groups and Pages, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest accounts. We have a front page filled with amazing content. We offer weekly meetups in the parks. Meets and events all over the world. Podcasts and videos. And we continue to maintain forums for your posting convenience. But with all those options, we can't be everywhere all the time. We need YOUR help. Please don't poke the trolls. Report posts and leave reputation. We'll do our best to keep the forums clean and active, but we can't do so without your help.

Thank you for your support folks, it's going to be a really fantastic year in the MiceChat world.
See more
See less

2013 D23 Undiscovered Disney Session with Tony Baxter (video)

Collapse

Ad Widget

Collapse
This topic is closed.
X
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • 2013 D23 Undiscovered Disney Session with Tony Baxter (video)

    Nearly complete HD footage I shot of Fridays session with Tony Baxter and Josh Shipley.



    You can find my short video of stuff we did on the floor including Journey Into Imagineering on my channel.
    Last edited by Chrisedge; 08-10-2013, 08:59 PM.

  • #2
    Re: 2013 D23 Undiscovered Disney Session with Tony Baxter (video)

    Such a great video. So great to see a legend get his due.
    :blink: Bullets for Breakfast :blink:
    Join the party. Face the music.

    Comment


    • #3
      Re: 2013 D23 Undiscovered Disney Session with Tony Baxter (video)

      Thank you Chrisedge and Tony!!!!!! I could sit through a whole convention of nothing but Tony Baxter doing presentations about archive films and individual rides.

      Comment


      • #4
        Re: 2013 D23 Undiscovered Disney Session with Tony Baxter (video)

        Liked the scenes from Holidayland. Tony didn't say this, but if Holidayland was not successful there may have never been a Club 33.

        Comment


        • #5
          Re: 2013 D23 Undiscovered Disney Session with Tony Baxter (video)

          Wow. Amazing.


          The Holidayland footage is stunning. The balloon races and softball games are things I've ever never seen before. How I'd love to play softball at Disneyland now.


          The Mine Train scenes are just classic, with the mules rides happening in the back ground.


          Oh goodness- the footage of the original Tomorrowland are beautiful. With great views of Space Station X1. I'm at geek level 9.5 right now. Especially with the footage of the ride scene being painted.


          A guy on a jet pack flying through the castle entrance.


          Pluto and the Disneyland band playing on the Saucers for the opening of the Flying Saucers.


          Mr. Baxter. Wow.

          Many thanks Chrisedge for posting this.

          Comment


          • #6
            Re: 2013 D23 Undiscovered Disney Session with Tony Baxter (video)

            This is fantastic! I love seeing old footage like this. It's so good to know that footage like this is being preserved and shared! And I love how candid Tony is. He doesn't seem to toe the company line as some do. The shots he took at Lone Ranger were classic. "Best 25 minutes I spent in a theatre this summer"

            And congrats to Tony for the window on Main Street! That is so fantastic!
            Last edited by crmwed; 08-11-2013, 08:57 AM.

            Comment


            • #7
              Re: 2013 D23 Undiscovered Disney Session with Tony Baxter (video)

              I was lucky enough to first meet Tony when I sold him a video camera right before the opening of Euro Disney. He needed a camera for the opening and he actually brought me back all the footage he shot for me to watch. I have a copy of it somewhere in the chrisedge archives. Lol. I actually stayed in touch with him for a few years and he sent me a postcard when Indiana Jones opened. That was about the last time I spoke to him...he was a super nice guy!

              edited to add, just saw this on the D23 Coverage page on Micechat...cool!
              Last edited by Chrisedge; 08-11-2013, 08:36 AM.

              Comment


              • #8
                Re: 2013 D23 Undiscovered Disney Session with Tony Baxter (video)

                Club 33 was actually part of the deal to bring the Carousel of Progress and General Electric's sponsorship to Disneyland.

                Sam
                Www.samlanddisney.blogspot.com

                Comment


                • #9
                  Re: 2013 D23 Undiscovered Disney Session with Tony Baxter (video)

                  Thank you so much for sharing - it's strange that they showed Journey Into Imagination for a Disneyland audience...they probably had no idea what they were seeing! Maybe now that they have pulled all of that together, there will be some sort of book, DVD, etc. with some of the artwork from the original ride.

                  Comment


                  • #10
                    Re: 2013 D23 Undiscovered Disney Session with Tony Baxter (video)

                    ^ There are a lot of Disneyland fans who have either been to EPCOT Center or know the story of Journey Into Imagination through other Disney fans. The characters of Figment and Dreamfinder have a huge fanbase.
                    I myself was lucky to see the original Journey Into Imagination as a kid, and when Tony Baxter showed the footage of the ride, it brought a tear to my eye and the recalling of some very happy memories.

                    Comment

                    Ad Widget

                    Collapse
                    Working...
                    X