Category Archives: Film Production

Wreck-It Ralph: A Tour and a Teaser

As part of a blogger/press event for Disney’s next animated feature I was invited to tour the Disney Animation Building (the one with the hat) and learn about the making of Wreck-It Ralph. And then we made a mess. This … Continue reading

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Meet the Boys of Frankenweenie

I first met Atticus Shaffer by accident. It was the premiere of Real Steal and I was with my son. The place was packed and he lost me in the crowd. I called his name. “Atticus!” I shouted above the … Continue reading

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A Short Post About the Short Film La Luna

I have reviewed a lot of movies for a lot of different media outlets, including, but not limited to, the majority of Pixar films. However, I’ve never written a whole article about a Pixar short, and it is time that … Continue reading

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Meet Katherine Sarafian, Producer of Brave

On my recent visit to Pixar Studios I had the great pleasure of interviewing Katherine Sarafian, the producer of the highly anticipated film Brave. She shared some nuggets (seems like there should be a McNuggets joke in there somewhere) about … Continue reading

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Behind Brave: The Pixar Process

You may recall that I took a trip to Pixar Studios to learn more about the upcoming film Brave, and you may also recall that the experience was awesome. In addition to learning about bagpipes, archery, and kilts, our wandering … Continue reading

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