Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio – Behind the Scenes

Take a look behind the scenes as Guillermo del Toro talks about his love of stop motion animation as an art form and how he wanted Pinocchio to have the expressiveness of the early days of stop motion when you could see all the beautiful imperfections of the process, giving a unique handmade look, but with the the freedoms of motion and performance that new technologies can bring to the medium.     

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Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio – Official Teaser Trailer

More Pinocchio news. A new trailer and poster and the film is to be in selected theatres from November and on Netflix from December. Its getting exciting.  “Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Guillermo del Toro reinvents the classic tale of the wooden marionette who is magically brought to life in order to mend the heart of a grieving woodcarver named Geppetto. This whimsical, stop-motion film directed by Guillermo del Toro and Mark Gustafson follows the mischievous and disobedient adventures of Pinocchio in his pursuit of a place in the world.”  

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Pinocchio at Annecy

“Animation is not a f—ng genre. Animation is film!” (Guillermo del Toro)   Pinocchio and his friends have packed their bags and headed for an adventure in Annecy. Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio just featured as part of the Netflix animation showcase at Annecy animation festival 2022. Guillermo del Toro took to the stage himself to passionately praise animation as film, and not a genre.        Variety reported on del Toro’s performance as well as letting us know what was premiered at the festival. “And then Guillermo del Toro took the stage, receiving a hero’s greeting as he roared, “Animation is not […]

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