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Check out the brand new #Frozen2 poster from #D23Expo. See the film in theaters November 22.
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Check out the brand new #frozen2 poster from #d23expo . See the film in theaters November 22.

Just Announced: @SterlingKBrown (Lieutenant Matthias) and @EvanRachelWood (Queen Iduna) have joined the cast of #Frozen2, coming to theaters November 22. #D23Expo
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Just Announced: @sterlingkbrown (Lieutenant Matthias) and @evanrachelwood (Queen Iduna) have joined the cast of #frozen2 , coming to theaters November 22. #d23expo

Check out the new logo for Raya and the Last Dragon, coming to theaters November 2020. #D23Expo
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Check out the new logo for Raya and the Last Dragon, coming to theaters November 2020. #d23expo

Just Announced: Disney’s Raya and the Last Dragon, starring @cassandrasteele (Raya) and @Awkwafina (Sisu, the Last Dragon). Check out all-new concept art, and see the film in theaters November 2020. #D23Expo
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Just Announced: Disney’s Raya and the Last Dragon, starring @cassandrasteele (Raya) and @awkwafina (Sisu, the Last Dragon). Check out all-new concept art, and see the film in theaters November 2020. #d23expo

The art of Ink and Paint was on display today at the Disney Animation pavilion! #D23Expo
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The art of Ink and Paint was on display today at the Disney Animation pavilion! #d23expo

#Frozen2 filmmakers Jennifer Lee, Chris Buck, and Peter Del Vecho met fans at the Disney Animation pavilion! #D23Expo
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#frozen2 filmmakers Jennifer Lee, Chris Buck, and Peter Del Vecho met fans at the Disney Animation pavilion! #d23expo

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Head over to the Disney Animation pavilion at #D23Expo to unlock a special #Frozen2 experience on Snapchat.
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Head over to the Disney Animation pavilion at #d23expo to unlock a special #frozen2 experience on Snapchat.

Let the adventure begin! Join us all weekend long at the Disney Animation pavilion for presentations, photo opps, and more! #D23Expo #Frozen2
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Let the adventure begin! Join us all weekend long at the Disney Animation pavilion for presentations, photo opps, and more! #d23expo #frozen2

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Today marks the 90th anniversary of the release of The Skeleton Dance, the very first Silly Symphony! Celebrate the anniversary with nine pieces of art from several Silly Symphonies, courtesy of @disneyarl!
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Today marks the 90th anniversary of the release of "The Skeleton Dance," the very first Silly Symphony! Celebrate the anniversary with nine pieces of art from several Silly Symphonies, courtesy of @disneyarl !

The magic returns! Disney’s #Aladdin is on Digital & @Movies.Anywhere 8/27 and Blu-ray 9/10. New on 4K Ultra HD!
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The magic returns! Disney’s #aladdin is on Digital & @movies.anywhere 8/27 and Blu-ray 9/10. New on 4K Ultra HD!

Mary Blair's story comes to life in the new book Mary Blair's Unique Flair, illustrated by Visual Development Artist Brittney Lee! Lee handcut each illustration with paper to create the final artwork.
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Mary Blair's Unique Flair is available now from @DisneyBooks.
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Mary Blair's story comes to life in the new book Mary Blair's Unique Flair, illustrated by Visual Development Artist Brittney Lee! Lee handcut each illustration with paper to create the final artwork. - - Mary Blair's Unique Flair is available now fr

Discover what’s in the lamp with Scott Weinger, voice of #Aladdin! Disney’s Aladdin is on Digital & @Movies.Anywhere 8/27 and Blu-ray 9/10. New on 4K Ultra HD! Pre-order now.
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Discover what’s in the lamp with Scott Weinger, voice of #aladdin ! Disney’s Aladdin is on Digital & @movies.anywhere 8/27 and Blu-ray 9/10. New on 4K Ultra HD! Pre-order now.

#D23Expo is almost here! You can download the D23 Expo App now to find events featuring Walt Disney Animation Studios throughout the weekend!
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#d23expo is almost here! You can download the D23 Expo App now to find events featuring Walt Disney Animation Studios throughout the weekend!

Visual Development Artist Lorelay Bové illustrated Pencils, Pens & Brushes: A Great Girls' Guide to Disney Animation! The book offers a look at many of the amazing women who have worked at Disney Animation.
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Pencils, Pens & Brushes: A Great Girls' Guide to Disney Animation is available now from @disneybooks.
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Visual Development Artist Lorelay Bové illustrated Pencils, Pens & Brushes: A Great Girls' Guide to Disney Animation! The book offers a look at many of the amazing women who have worked at Disney Animation. . Pencils, Pens & Brushes: A Great Girls' G

Join the cast of Disney’s #Aladdin as they share their tales from Agrabah! Bring home Aladdin on Digital & @Movies.Anywhere 8/27 and Blu-ray 9/10. Pre-order now.
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Join the cast of Disney’s #aladdin as they share their tales from Agrabah! Bring home Aladdin on Digital & @movies.anywhere 8/27 and Blu-ray 9/10. Pre-order now.

We're premiering six shorts from our Short Circuit program at #D23Expo! Join our artists at Stage 28 on Sunday 8/25 at 4PM to learn more about their shorts. Short Circuit is coming to @disneyplus in 2020. #DisneyPlus
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We're premiering six shorts from our Short Circuit program at #d23expo ! Join our artists at Stage 28 on Sunday 8/25 at 4PM to learn more about their shorts. Short Circuit is coming to @disneyplus in 2020. #disneyplus

100 days. #Frozen2
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100 days. #frozen2

Happy Anniversary, Bambi! The film was released in theaters on this day in 1942.
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Happy Anniversary, Bambi! The film was released in theaters on this day in 1942.

Brush up on your history this #BookLoversDay!  See more on @disneybooks! Ink & Paint: The Women of Walt Disney’s Animation is available now.
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Brush up on your history this #bookloversday ! See more on @disneybooks ! Ink & Paint: The Women of Walt Disney’s Animation is available now.

Here's to the hairy babies on #InternationalCatDay
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Here's to the hairy babies on #internationalcatday

The ocean is a friend of mine.
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"The ocean is a friend of mine."

A mighty tale deserves a mighty setting. Take a look at original background art from #Hercules. : @DisneyARL
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A mighty tale deserves a mighty setting. Take a look at original background art from #hercules . : @disneyarl

Bah-a-la-la-la! 🤜🤛
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Bah-a-la-la-la! 🤜🤛

Where will your travels take you this summer? 🧳
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Where will your travels take you this summer? 🧳

Welcome to the Ink & Paint Department!  Here, artists continue the legacy of this art form, inking and painting cells in the same building where films like Bambi, Cinderella, and more were created.
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Welcome to the Ink & Paint Department! Here, artists continue the legacy of this art form, inking and painting cells in the same building where films like Bambi, Cinderella, and more were created.

 Just around the riverbend  : @disneyarl
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Just around the riverbend : @disneyarl

The puppy kite in our VR short, a kite's tale, combines hand-drawn with CG animation to form one character. In cleanup animation, additional construction lines were also added to simulate the Xerography era of hand-drawn animation. #TechTuesday : Tony DeRosa, Rachel Bibb
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The puppy kite in our VR short, "a kite's tale," combines hand-drawn with CG animation to form one character. In cleanup animation, additional construction lines were also added to simulate the Xerography era of hand-drawn animation. #techtuesday : T

At #SIGGRAPH2019 yesterday, director Bruce Wright and lighting artist Angela McBride shared more about the making of our second VR short, a kite's tale. Here's a look at concept art from the short by visual development artist Meg Park.
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At #siggraph2019 yesterday, director Bruce Wright and lighting artist Angela McBride shared more about the making of our second VR short, "a kite's tale." Here's a look at concept art from the short by visual development artist Meg Park.

Thank you, Russi Taylor, for embodying the spirit of Minnie Mouse and giving the iconic character her voice for more than 30 years.
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Thank you, Russi Taylor, for embodying the spirit of Minnie Mouse and giving the iconic character her voice for more than 30 years.

From story sketch to final scene: Rapunzel and Pascal in When Will My Life Begin.
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From story sketch to final scene: Rapunzel and Pascal in "When Will My Life Begin."

An unbirthday celebration! Alice in Wonderland premiered on this day in England in 1951. : @disneyarl
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An unbirthday celebration! Alice in Wonderland premiered on this day in England in 1951. : @disneyarl

Relive the magic, adventure and music of the cherished classic! Disney’s #Aladdin is on Digital & @Movies.Anywhere Aug 27 and Blu-ray Sept 10. New on 4K Ultra HD!
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Relive the magic, adventure and music of the cherished classic! Disney’s #aladdin is on Digital & @movies.anywhere Aug 27 and Blu-ray Sept 10. New on 4K Ultra HD!

Scale was an important aspect in the world of Zootopia. Filmmakers stayed true to the real scale of the animal inhabitants and created everything from cars to clothes that fit each size mammal. : Cory Loftis, Art Director of Characters
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Scale was an important aspect in the world of Zootopia. Filmmakers stayed true to the real scale of the animal inhabitants and created everything from cars to clothes that fit each size mammal. : Cory Loftis, Art Director of Characters

The best summer memories are made together. ️ : @DisneyARL
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The best summer memories are made together. ️ : @disneyarl

Delight in concept art for an ice cream mountain in Sugar Rush from #WreckItRalph  #NationalIceCreamDay : Mac George, Visual Development
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Delight in concept art for an ice cream mountain in Sugar Rush from #wreckitralph #nationalicecreamday : Mac George, Visual Development

Step into Tiana's dream with these color keys from Almost There. #ThePrincessandtheFrog
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Step into Tiana's dream with these color keys from "Almost There." #theprincessandthefrog

There’s wonder all around you.
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There’s wonder all around you.

There's no buddy cuter than Pua. : Bill Schwab, Art Director of Characters
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There's no buddy cuter than Pua. : Bill Schwab, Art Director of Characters

Our second VR short, a kite’s tale, will make its world debut at #SIGGRAPH2019! This experimental short film, directed by Bruce Wright, combines hand-drawn animation and the latest VR technology to tell a whimsical tale of two kites.
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Our second VR short, "a kite’s tale," will make its world debut at #siggraph2019 ! This experimental short film, directed by Bruce Wright, combines hand-drawn animation and the latest VR technology to tell a whimsical tale of two kites.

Enter now for a chance to win a private screening of #Frozen2 for you and up to 99 friends from @DisneyMovies: http://di.sn/6003EsNOx

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Ends 8/31/19. Open to DMR members who are 50 US/DC/PR or Canada (ex. QC) residents, 13+. http://di.sn/6000EqCLy, Official Rules apply.
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Enter now for a chance to win a private screening of #frozen2 for you and up to 99 friends from @disneymovies : http://di.sn/6003EsNOx NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Ends 8/31/19. Open to DMR members who are 50 US/DC/PR or Canada (ex. QC) residents, 13+. htt

Congratulations to Natalie Nourigat, one of our Short Circuit directors, on being named one of @Variety’s 10 Animators to Watch!
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Congratulations to Natalie Nourigat, one of our Short Circuit directors, on being named one of @variety ’s 10 Animators to Watch!

To build San Fransokyo in #BigHero6, the creative team based the city on maps of San Francisco. Hills were doubled in elevation to emphasize the hilly nature of the real San Francisco. #TechTuesday
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To build San Fransokyo in #bighero6 , the creative team based the city on maps of San Francisco. Hills were doubled in elevation to emphasize the hilly nature of the real San Francisco. #techtuesday

From story sketch to final scene: Shere Khan and Kaa in #TheJungleBook. : @disneyarl
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From story sketch to final scene: Shere Khan and Kaa in #thejunglebook . : @disneyarl

Marlon West, Head of Effects Animation for #Frozen2, was at #EssenceFest today to share his work at Walt Disney Animation Studios! He also kicked off a 10th anniversary screening of #ThePrincessandtheFrog with @TamronHall! #DisneyxEssence
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Marlon West, Head of Effects Animation for #frozen2 , was at #essencefest today to share his work at Walt Disney Animation Studios! He also kicked off a 10th anniversary screening of #theprincessandthefrog with @tamronhall ! #disneyxessence

Last week, the Disney @GirlsWhoCode Class of 2019 visited our studio to learn more about the technology behind our films!
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Last week, the Disney @girlswhocode Class of 2019 visited our studio to learn more about the technology behind our films!

To get the proper look for Baymax's huggable, translucent vinyl exterior, the Effects Team simulated light bouncing around inside his body. This progression shows the effect of more and more internal light bounces. #TechTuesday
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To get the proper look for Baymax's huggable, translucent vinyl exterior, the Effects Team simulated light bouncing around inside his body. This progression shows the effect of more and more internal light bounces. #techtuesday

Go. Live your dream. #MondayMotivation
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"Go. Live your dream." #mondaymotivation

A Junior Chipmunk should be versed in all the woodland creatures.
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A Junior Chipmunk should be versed in all the woodland creatures.

Our summer interns have arrived and we're jumping for joy! We can't wait to see the creativity and innovation they bring to the studio these next few weeks.
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Our summer interns have arrived and we're jumping for joy! We can't wait to see the creativity and innovation they bring to the studio these next few weeks.

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