The Pixar Story

The Pixar Story

"Documentary about the history of Pixar animation"
  • G
  • 2007
  • 1 hr 27 min
  • 7.8  (6,166)

The Pixar Story, released in the year 2007, is a movie based on the trials, tribulations and the accomplishments of the Pixar Animation Studios. The movie encompasses everything that the Pixar Animation Studios had to go through to make it finally to the heights of success it enjoys today. It’s the success story of the Hollywood blockbuster factory, but not quite told as a documentary. the movie, even when narrating the success of the company, the ins and outs of studio business and creating animated characters like the evergreen Woody in Toy Story, the Pixar Story retells the journey in the most interesting and engaging manner one can ever imagine. All was not always well in the world of animated movies. One didn’t just create a character out of the blue and put in on reel. A lot of work went into one single movement of that happy smiling, or evil grinned animated character on screen. How did this happen, how 2D animation evolved into 3D animation, the challenges faced by the Pixar Animation Studios and finally how the company made it big, is what is in store for all who would watch The Pixar Story. It’s not just an ordinary documentary with interviews and stories of successes and failures! The Pixar Story is in fact the tale of inspiration. It’s the tale of making it big in the face of challenges and hardships. During the 87 minutes of the movie, people will witness the amazing direction, production and editing of Leslie Iwerks. The movie also includes the story of how Steve Jobs lend a hand and funded Pixar. The message which comes across after one sits down and watches The Pixar Story is that story telling is what matters, not the technology one would use to put it on screen. If anybody would love to know how the greatest animated tales, The Pixar Story is there to give the insight.

The Pixar Story
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The Pixar Story, released in the year 2007, is a movie based on the trials, tribulations and the accomplishments of the Pixar Animation Studios. The movie encompasses everything that the Pixar Animation Studios had to go through to make it finally to the heights of success it enjoys today. It’s the success story of the Hollywood blockbuster factory, but not quite told as a documentary. the movie, even when narrating the success of the company, the ins and outs of studio business and creating animated characters like the evergreen Woody in Toy Story, the Pixar Story retells the journey in the most interesting and engaging manner one can ever imagine.

All was not always well in the world of animated movies. One didn’t just create a character out of the blue and put in on reel. A lot of work went into one single movement of that happy smiling, or evil grinned animated character on screen. How did this happen, how 2D animation evolved into 3D animation, the challenges faced by the Pixar Animation Studios and finally how the company made it big, is what is in store for all who would watch The Pixar Story.

It’s not just an ordinary documentary with interviews and stories of successes and failures! The Pixar Story is in fact the tale of inspiration. It’s the tale of making it big in the face of challenges and hardships. During the 87 minutes of the movie, people will witness the amazing direction, production and editing of Leslie Iwerks. The movie also includes the story of how Steve Jobs lend a hand and funded Pixar.

The message which comes across after one sits down and watches The Pixar Story is that story telling is what matters, not the technology one would use to put it on screen. If anybody would love to know how the greatest animated tales, The Pixar Story is there to give the insight.

The Pixar Story is a 2007 documentary with a runtime of 1 hour and 27 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.8.

Where to Watch The Pixar Story

The Pixar Story is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at Netflix, Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent The Pixar Story for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2007
  • MPAA Rating
    G
  • Runtime
    1 hr 27 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.8  (6,166)