News

In the trades and beyond. 
Read stories of MPTF in the news. 

News

In the trades and beyond.
Read stories of MPTF in the news. 

IN THE NEWS

Enjoy these stories from newspapers both far and wide and entertainment industry centric trade publications who understand the need we fill in our community, and generously support our cause.

Ruthie Tompson, Legend of Disney Animation, Dies at 111

Ruthie Tompson, who began her career at the Walt Disney Studios as a painter in the Ink and Paint Department during the first golden age of Disney animation, died peacefully in her sleep at her home at MPTF at age 111.

MPTF Battles Covid

‘This isn’t a drill’: How LA’s Motion Picture home battled coronavirus

Producer Joel Rogosin Dies Of COVID

‘Magnum P.I.,’ ‘77 Sunset Strip’ Producer Joel Rogosin Is Fifth MPTF Motion Picture Home Resident To Die Of Coronavirus

Allen Daviau,DP, Dies of COVID

Allen Daviau, ‘E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial’, ‘Empire of the Sun’ Cinematographer dies of Coronavirus at 77