Usually, when it comes to a film’s protagonist, we consider the person who exhibits the most growth, or at least demonstrates the most action on behalf of the individual or others. Since 2003, Finding Nemo has been lauded for its artful tale of the titular little fish, netting box office splash, critical accolades, and the top spot… [Read More]
Finding Dory served up a sequel/spinoff of the world that Nemo inhabited, with Ellen DeGeneres’ squeaky regal blue tang heading off in search of the family she had long forgotten about. With the help of Nemo and his dad Marlin, as well as a new cast of characters including the near-sighted whale Destiny, the echo-location-free… [Read More]
This week on the show, Arnaldo Reyes joins Steve to dive into the deeper issues within Pixar’s latest, FINDING DORY! Plus, some of our listeners share their favourite Pixar moments. Want to continue to conversation at home? Click the link below to download ‘Fishing for More’ — some small group questions for you to bring… [Read More]
Like Odysseus, Dory is on a journey to get home. The difference is that Odysseus knew where he was going. Dory is just following a longing for the family she remembers she once had.
What if we had never met Dory? Or if Buzz and Woody had never become friends? Would our world be different? Most of us think that Pixar burst onto the scene with the release of its first feature film in 1995, Toy Story, noting its fifteen Academy Awards coinciding with the partnership with Walt Disney… [Read More]