Hen Hop

– Norman McLaren (1942)

Hen Hop is a 1942 drawn-on-film animation short by Norman McLaren, in which a hen gradually breaks apart into an abstract movement of lines as it dances to a barn dance.


  1. Cute! I think the first song is “Turkey in the Straw” Maybe McLaren should have drawn a turkey instead or chose another song? Just sayin… That ending is cute, no pun intended.

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