Disney’s Sleeping Beauty (1959)
Favorite Disney villains: Maleficent
Helene Stanley was the live-action model used by animators for Disney’s production of Sleeping Beauty (1959)
Not in death, but just in sleep, the fateful prophecy you’ll keep. And from this slumber you shall wake, when true love’s kiss, the spell shall break.
Floyd Norman, the first black artist at Disney, animating on Sleeping Beauty, 1958