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Neglected creator of 'Bambi' celebrated in Vienna show

AFP, 11 Jun 2021
While the 1942 Disney film "Bambi" is world famous as a classic of animated cinema, the man behind the story -- a prominent writer in pre-war Vienna who had to flee the Nazis -- is little known. Felix Salten was a product of the cultural blossoming in the capital of the then Austro-Hungarian empire around the turn of the 20th Century.

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