American Masters

Tyrus Wong's atmospheric work gave "Bambi" its unique style

Clip: Season 31 Episode 7 | 1m 10s

Tyrus Wong spent years honing a soft, atmospheric painting style that relied heavily on lighting and creative use of color. This unique approach gave "Bambi" its groundbreaking impressionistic style.

Aired: 09/08/17

Rating: NR

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