In the fourth and final part of his interview, Burny Mattinson leads us through Disney's second golden age of animation. He talks about his work on various films inlcuding Aladdin, The Lion King, Pocahontas, and Mulan, and he shares some great advice on story idea generation and pitching. Burny has worked at Walt Disney Animation Studios for close to 55 years as an animator, story artist, director, and producer.

Bookmarks

  • 00:00:04  Intro
  • 00:00:36  Story on Aladdin with Ed Gombert
  • 00:06:21  Story from scripts vs. boards
  • 00:09:17  Lion King
  • 00:15:02  The Hunchback of Notre Dame
  • 00:15:33  Pocahontas with Joe Grant
  • 00:17:17  Workflow with Joe Grant
  • 00:21:05  Where ideas come from
  • 00:23:52  Giving Pocahontas the cartoony treatment
  • 00:25:39  Hercules
  • 00:26:33  Mulan
  • 00:29:13  Pitching boards
  • 00:33:17  Current projects
  • 00:36:11  Conclusion of Part 4

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