Hell-Bent for Election

This United Auto Workers animated campaign film for President Franklin Roosevelt was directed by Chuck Jones, who helped create Bugs Bunny and other characters for Warner… read more

This United Auto Workers animated campaign film for President Franklin Roosevelt was directed by Chuck Jones, who helped create Bugs Bunny and other characters for Warner Brothers, and later produced and directed “How the Grinch Stole Christmas.” In this film, FDR is depicted as a modern steam engine, the “Win the War Special,” while his Republican opponent Governor Thomas E. Dewey (NY) is depicted as an dilapidated steam engine, the “Defeatist Limited.” close

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Hell-Bent for Election

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Program ID:
465141-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 19, 2019 | 9:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Oct 26, 2019 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Oct 19, 2019 | 9:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 20, 2019 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 21, 2019 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 26, 2019 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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