Elemental: Pixar’s upcoming movie tells the story of two city-living elements, Ember and Wade

The elements – fire, water, earth and air – are the focus of Pixar Animation Studios’ upcoming movie, Elemental. The film journeys alongside two characters, Ember and Wade, a fire elemental and a water elemental live in “a city where fire, water, land, and air-residents all live together”. The fiery young woman, Ember, and the go-with-the-flow guy, Wade, are about to discover something elemental: “how … Continue reading Elemental: Pixar’s upcoming movie tells the story of two city-living elements, Ember and Wade

Learning Resources: Pixar’s free online lessons on storytelling

Pixar has produced some much loved animations over the years and key to their success is a really good story. For Pixar fans and storytellers of all ages, Pixar offers free online lessons on storytelling. The Art of Storytelling series is available for free through online-education platform Khan Academy. Directors and story artists providing insights into Pixar’s creative process in the series include Pete Docter, … Continue reading Learning Resources: Pixar’s free online lessons on storytelling

Pixar movie, Coco, follows a boy’s magical journey after finding an enchanted guitar

Pixar’s new movie Coco – following the story of young boy, Miguel, captivated by the musicianship of dead guitar player Ernesto de la Cruz – brings with it a strong message to follow your heart and achieve your dreams. Pixar have just released the first trailer for their new animated film, which will be released in cinemas in November in the US and December in the … Continue reading Pixar movie, Coco, follows a boy’s magical journey after finding an enchanted guitar