Britain’s first Oscar-winning animator Bob Godfrey dies at 91

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s first Oscar-winning animator Bob Godfrey, whose work ranged from the children’s TV cartoon “Roobarb” to mock-erotic movies like “Kama Sutra Rides Again”, has died aged 91, his family told the BBC on Friday. Godfrey, often referred to as “The Godfather of British Animation”, was born in Australia but educated in England and started his career as a graphic artist in London in the 1930s before gaining work in the film industry. …