The release of Disney Pixar’s ‘Coco‘ is right around the corner and today, Disney released a new featurette about the research that went into making the film. Take a look and see what inspired the filmmakers who made Coco, as they take us on a journey to see throughout Mexico as we learn about the cultures, traditions, and music that is the base of the film.
Also below take a look at a new clip from the movie featuring one of the historic spots, Mariachi Plaza. Enjoy!
Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel (voice of Anthony Gonzalez) dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz (voice of Benjamin Bratt). Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead following a mysterious chain of events. Along the way, he meets charming trickster Héctor (voice of Gael García Bernal), and together, they set off on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel’s family history.
Directed by Lee Unkrich (“Toy Story 3”), co-directed by Adrian Molina (story artist “Monsters University”) and produced by Darla K. Anderson (“Toy Story 3”), Disney•Pixar’s “Coco” opens in U.S. theaters on November 22, 2017.