October 28, 2015 at 4:32PM
Pete Docter: How to Craft a Remarkable Story the Pixar Way
I’ve been a fan of Pixar Studios films ever since I first saw “Toy Story.” The ability that Pixar has to tell an amazing story in uncanny. After that film I started studying every Pixar movie that came out. It seemed that they had a secret storytelling sauce and they could do no wrong.
It was unheard of for any studio to keep cranking out one hit after another, year after year. Pixar Studios has released 15 feature films with 210 awards won and 211 awards nominated and counting.
I first heard of director Pete Docter when I saw one of my favorite Pixar films “Monsters, Inc.” Pete Docter work on the film was remarkable but when I saw the trailer for 2009’s “Up” I said:
“In Pixar and Pete I trust.”
Click here to watch this storytelling masterclass: http://www.indiefilmhustle.com/pete-docter-pixar/