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Secrets of Disney’s Animation Research Library

The Animation Research Library (ARL) is Disney’s long term memory and an important resource for the animators of today. For instance, the directors of Zootopia went back to the original drawings for Disney animated classic Robin Hood for ideas on how to create Nick Wilde.… Read More »Secrets of Disney’s Animation Research Library

First look at the official poster for Disney’s Moana!

Dwayne Johnson provides the voice of Demi-God Maui in the next big animated Disney film – “Moana.” He, and his co-star, Native Hawaiian Auli‘i Cravalho who voices Moana herself, have already been playing a big part in the movie’s promotion. For the rollout of the… Read More »First look at the official poster for Disney’s Moana!

Excitement Builds for Disney’s Big Hero 6

Editor: Please welcome back guest author Peter Orrestad. Big Hero 6 is the next film coming out from Walt Disney Animation Studios following their global storm of a movie, Frozen. Before it premieres this coming November, there are a few reasons you should be excited about it. Big… Read More »Excitement Builds for Disney’s Big Hero 6

Early Test Footage Reveals Very Different Roger Rabbit

The movie “Who Framed Roger Rabbit” went through a couple of development cycles before landing on the final 1988 version that was a collaboration between Speilberg’s Amblin Entertainment and the Walt Disney Studios. Some new test footage from the version that was being worked on… Read More »Early Test Footage Reveals Very Different Roger Rabbit

Two Minute Sneak Peek of Disney’s Big Hero 6

We’re getting out first extended look at Disney’s next big animated hit – Big Hero 6. The clip features Baymax, a personal healthcare companion – aka robot, and Hiro Hamada having an encounter in his room after a possible injury to Hiro. Find out what… Read More »Two Minute Sneak Peek of Disney’s Big Hero 6

Disney’s Frozen Now Number One Animated Film of All Time For Worldwide Box Office

If you hear loud crowing from Burbank this weekend, that’s Walt Disney Animation Studios justifiably cheering for the success of their 2014 hit animated feature “Frozen.” This weekend, Disney’s “Frozen” officially became the highest grossing animated film of all time blowing out all other animated… Read More »Disney’s Frozen Now Number One Animated Film of All Time For Worldwide Box Office