Midweek Motivations: Kitbull | Pixar SparkShorts with Behind the Scenes

Kitbull from Pixar

Kitbull is a 2D animated buddy film with an odd couple… an unlikely friendship between a kitten and a pit bull. This is a new Pixar SparkShort from director Rosana Sullivan and producer Kathryn Hendrickson. You better grab a tissue now. Don’t say we didn’t warn you!

Go Behind the Scenes of Kitbull | Pixar SparkShorts

The film was hand drawn and hand painted and animated.

Read more on Wikipedia:Kitbull. According to Wikipedia:

Kitbull is the third short of Pixar’s “SparkShorts” program, which consists in Pixar giving employees six months and limited budgets to produce animated short films.[1]

Meet the Filmmakers behind Kitbull

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Posted by Michele Yamazaki