The Abe and Charlotte Levitow Collection, featuring the work of the noted Warner Bros., UPA and MGM animator and director, includes not only "Looney Tunes" and "Tom 'n' Jerry," but also large animated features, such as "Gay Purr-ee" for UPA and "The Phantom Tollbooth" for MGM.
Levitow's "Gay Purr-ee" was voiced by Judy Garland and Robert Goulet with songs by Harold Arlen and E.Y. Harburg. He also made animated tuner "Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol."
The collection will be in both the Academy's Margaret Herrick Library, which already contains a sizeable 15,000 item collection, and the Academy Film Archive. All of the production materials may be accessed by the public at the library.
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