City of Wax

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City of Wax
Produced by Horace Woodard
Stacy Woodard
Narrated by Gayne Whitman
Distributed by Fox Film Corporation
Release date
  • February 9, 1934 (1934-02-09)
Running time
20 minutes
Country United States
Language English

City of Wax is a 1934 American short documentary film produced by Horace and Stacy Woodard about the life of a bee.[1] It won the Academy Award at the 7th Academy Awards in 1935 for Best Short Subject (Novelty).[2][3] The Academy Film Archive preserved City of Wax in 2007.[4]


  1. ^ THOMAS M. PRYOR. FULFILLING A PROMISE; Film Producers Open Their Vaults to Promote Education by Pictures. New York Times July 9, 1939, Sunday p 113
  2. ^ "The 7th Academy Awards (1935) Nominees and Winners". Archived from the original on July 6, 2011. Retrieved August 7, 2011. 
  3. ^ "New York Times: City of Wax". NY Times. Retrieved May 12, 2008. 
  4. ^ "Preserved Projects". Academy Film Archive. 

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