Feline Follies is an animated short film released in 1919.[1] It is the first appearance of the character that would soon be christened Felix the Cat, here referred to as “Master Tom.”

Availability and Copyright status

This short was copyrighted as "Paramount Magazine No. 3851" on August 11, 1919[2] and the copyright was renewed on December 5, 1946.[3] It has been in the public domain since January 1, 1976.

It is available on Bosko Video's Presenting Felix the Cat VHS and DVD compilations and on Disc 2 of the Felix the Cat: Golden Anniversary Edition DVD set as a bonus feature.



  1. Motion Picture News (1919)
  2. Catalog of Copyright Entries (1919)
  3. Catalog of Copyright Entries (1946)
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