The age-old kind of entertainment based on the classic fairy tale recognises no old, no young”. Through film, Walt Disney (Chicago, 1901 - Burbank, California, 1966) and his successive creative teams have brought popular and literary traditions to millions of spectators of all ages and all around the world. Since the 1930s, the American entertainment company has updated many classic stories, making them more accessible to audiences in every generation, always in the most delightful and entertaining fashion, continually interpreting the needs of a public seeking emotions and fantasy.
Now, ”la Caixa” Foundation and the Walt Disney Animation Research Library join forces to present Disney. Art of Storytelling, an exhibition that explores the origins of some of the studio’s best-known films, all universal works in the art of animation. Spanning the period from Three Little Pigs (1933) to Frozen (2013), the show features 215 objects, including drawings, paintings, digital prints, screenplays and storyboards, as well as a number of film projections.
Disney. Art of Storytelling. Dates: From 23 March to 24 June 2018. Place: CaixaForum Barcelona (Av. de Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 6-8).