Exclusive Interview – Domee Shi and Becky Neiman-Cobb on Pixar’s Bao

Exclusive Interview – Domee Shi and Becky Neiman-Cobb on Pixar’s Bao

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Tai Freligh interviews Domee Shi and Becky Neiman-Cobb about the Pixar short Bao… Flickering Myth’s Tai Freligh attended a recent press tour for Disney Pixar’s Incredibles 2 DVD release and sat down to talk with director Domee Shi and producer Becky Neiman-Cobb about Bao, the short film that ran in front of Incredibles 2 in theaters and is also available on the home video release. Shi has the distinction of being the first female director of an animated short at Pixar Studios.  We asked Domee and Becky what the reaction to the film was from not only the Asian community, but film-goers in general, to talk a bit about the representation of strong moms in both films, the state of opportunities for women in animation, and whether or not she’s working on a feature-length film or…
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Exclusive Interview – Brad Bird and John Walker on Incredibles 2

Exclusive Interview – Brad Bird and John Walker on Incredibles 2

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Tai Freligh interviews Brad Bird and John Walker about Incredibles 2… Flickering Myth’s Tai Freligh recently attended a press event at Pixar Studios and had the chance to interview director Brad Bird and producer John Walker about this year’s hugely successful sequel Incredibles 2. With Bird having been pretty vocal about the importance of seeing movies in the theater, we asked him whether or not he thought having a DVD version of the movie was a necessary evil, as well as any concerns that there might not have been an audience for a follow up to The Incredibles coming fourteen years after the first.  And, having directed a Mission: Impossible movie, we wanted his take on Christopher McQuarrie’s Fallout film and what he thought of Superman actor Henry Cavill as a villain. We thank director Brad Bird…
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