How to Fish

1942 film by Jack Kinney

How to Fish is an animated short produced by Walt Disney Productions and first released on December 9, 1942. It stars Goofy and was directed by Jack Kinney.[1]

How to Fish
Directed byJack Kinney
Produced byWalt Disney
StarringPinto Colvig
Color processTechnicolor
Distributed byRKO Radio Pictures
Release date
  • December 9, 1942 (1942-12-09)
Running time
7 minutes (one reel)
CountryUnited States

Like all "How To" Disney shorts, this one opens with a narrator explaining how to fish, with Goofy acting as the visual narrator. This short film does not have a plot; all the facts are jumbled together, with several humorous facts and clips.

Voice cast


Home media


The short was released on December 2, 2002, on Walt Disney Treasures: The Complete Goofy.[2]

Additional releases include:

  • Walt Disney's Classic Cartoon Favorites Starring Goofy Volume 3


  1. Lenburg, Jeff (1999). The Encyclopedia of Animated Cartoons. Checkmark Books. pp. 86–87. ISBN 0-8160-3831-7. Retrieved 6 June 2020.
  2. "The Complete Goofy DVD Review". DVD Dizzy. Retrieved 20 February 2021.

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