Kick Me is a 1975 animated short [1] made by Robert Swarthe [2] about a pair of red legs and its misadventures on celluloid film involving a giant baseball and spiders. [3]

It was nominated for Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film [4] and was featured on Fantastic Animation Festival.

It was preserved by the Academy Film Archive in 2010.[5]


  1. ^ "Cartoons Considered For An Academy Award 1975 -".
  2. ^ Cartoon Brew
  3. ^ Kick Me on Internet Archive
  4. ^ Short Film Winners: 1976 Oscars-YouTube
  5. ^ Kick Me Preserved Projects

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