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Show 008 – Ron and John, Part Two

In part two, directors and writers Ron Clements and John Musker detail how they made the transition from animating to the story department to directing. Something interesting in this one: in Part Two, Ron & John talk about the days when Michael Eisner arrived at Disney. It’s a coincidence that today Eisner is giving his [...]

International Talk Like a Pirate Day

Ahoy mateys! Alas, thar be no new show today, and ye should be thanking yer lucky star, for this be “International Talk Like a Pirate Day!” Aaaarrrggh! I’d be daft to turn a blind ear to that siren’s song, and I’d be havin’ t’ talk in a sea dog voice. Today, I be too busy [...]

Old Radio Fun posts historic Disney broadcasts

In between my podcasts, head on over to Old Radio Fun where their current project’s goal “is to bring all Disney related Historic Audio Broadcasts to the masses.” Definitely animation related, with old audio for The Song of the South, Snow White, and Pinnocchio. Original link from BoingBoing. Tweet

Show 007 – Ron and John, Part One

The Great Mouse Detective, The Little Mermaid, Aladdin, Hercules, Treasure Planet Ever seen one of these movies? In part one of the interview, directors and writers Ron Clements and John Musker talk about getting in to Disney in the seventies, the first year of Cal Arts, and working under Frank Thomas and Cliff Nordberg. This [...]

Show 006 – Nik Ranieri, Part Three

In part three Nik Ranieri shares his experiences working on his first feature film for Disney, Roger Rabbitt. Get it here: Show 6: Nik Ranieri, Part Three (19.6MB, 42:46 minutes) Continue for Show Notes… Tweet