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[26 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disney Releases Trailer for New Short Film ‘Frozen Fever’

Disney has released the first official trailer for the all-new short film Frozen Fever which debuts on March 13 ahead of the new live-action Cinderella.
In the short film Anna, Elsa, Kristoff, Sven, and Olaf are together and it’s Anna’s birthday. Elsa and Kristoff are busy preparing the kingdom of Arendelle for Anna’s birthday party but things aren’t going according plan.
Elsa is having problems with her ice powers and it looks like Anna’s party might not happen without a few issues.
This new short film is from the same team that created …

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[31 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
‘Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives’ Presented by D23 Extends Run in Chicago through January 2015

If you haven’t had a chance to make it to Chicago to see the Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives presented by D23, you’re in luck.
The exhibit has been extended through January 4, 2015 at the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago (MSI).
Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives features more than 300 artifacts from nearly 90 years of Disney history, including props, costumes, memorabilia, and artwork. The items are from Disney animated films, theme park attractions, television shows, and live-action Disney films.
The exhibit also features hands-on attractions where guests can …

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[14 Aug 2013 | No Comment | ]
Disney Interactive Puts the Magic of Animation at Your Fingertips with Disney Animated App

For the first time ever, Disney fans can explore the story of Disney animation through interactive illustrations and animation workshops derived from Disney technologies – all on their iPad.
The Disney Animated app gives users unparalleled access to content including text, art, sound, images, interviews, and interactive activities that span all eras of Walt Disney Animation Studios history.
“Walt Disney Animation Studios’ top animators, artists and technicians brought their expertise to this app to help create an incredibly authentic experience which represents our studio’s rich legacy,” said Dave Bossert, co-author of Disney …

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[3 Feb 2013 | No Comment | ]
‘Wreck-It Ralph,’ ‘Paperman,’ and Others Earn 2013 Annie Awards

The Oscars are still a few weeks away, but this weekend, this year’s animated films were given a chance to shine at the 40th Annual Annie Awards. Disney films took home many of the top awards this year, including the top prizes of Best Animated Feature and Animated Short Subject.
Wreck-It Ralph, Disney Animation Studios’ most recent release, took home five awards, increasing its momentum as it vies for Best Animated Feature at this year’s Academy Awards. In addition to the award for Best Animated Feature, the film also earned awards …

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[15 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]
First Image Released From Disney’s ‘Frozen’

With the release of Disney’s upcoming film Frozen now just under a year away, we’re starting to hear more about what to expect from this highly-anticipated animated film. This week, Disney gave us a look at the visual style of the film with the first release of a piece of concept art from the film.
Frozen, which is being produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios, is a computer animated film loosely based on Hans Christian Andersen’s tale The Snow Queen. Here’s the official synopsis:
When a prophecy traps a kingdom in eternal winter, …

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[26 Jun 2012 | No Comment | ]
Kristen Bell and Idina Menzel Lend Their Voices to Disney’s Animated Film ‘Frozen’

Disney’s CGI-animated film Frozen, based on Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale The Snow Queen, will feature Kristen Bell and Idina Menzel as part of the voice cast.
The official film description says that Frozen chronicles:
…a prophecy trapping a kingdom in eternal winter. Anna (Bell) must team up with Kristoff, a daring mountain man, on the grandest of journeys to find the Snow Queen (Menzel) and put an end to the icy spell. Encountering Everest-like extremes, mystical creatures and magic at every turn, Anna and Kristoff battle the …

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[15 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]
Disney’s ‘Frozen’ to be Computer Animated

A few weeks ago, we brought you the news that Disney’s Frozen, which was formerly known as The Snow Queen, was given an official release date in theaters. This week, a little more information was given about the new film, as it was announced that the film will be done with computer animation.
Originally intended to be Disney’s next hand-drawn animated film after The Princess and the Frog, animation fans held out hope that Frozen would remain a hand-drawn animated feature in its new form. However, according to slashfilm.com, Disney has …

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[24 Dec 2011 | No Comment | ]
Disney Announces ‘Frozen’ to be Released November 27, 2013

A few months ago, we brought you the news that Pixar Animation Studios will release a new film about dinosaurs, then set to debut November 27, 2013. This week, Disney announced that this release date will instead be occupied by Frozen, a feature length animated film to be produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios.
Frozen,  based on Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale The Snow Queen, is not a new project for Disney. Originally known as The Snow Queen, the project has been in development off and on at Disney for the …