News culture Disney +: the Oscar for best animated film returns in a new series!
Published on 24/10/2022 at 12:43
She had managed to win the Oscar for best animated film in 2017! This nugget entirely made in computer graphics will offer a new version very soon on Disney +.
While the Disney+ streaming platform has just published its November program (count on us to talk to you about it in detail very soon!), a nice surprise has slipped into the catalog…
Zootopia: finally the sequel?
Produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios in 2016, the animated film Zootopia (Zootopia in the original version) will be back in a new form in a few days on our screens! If the project does not resemble a real sequel, it gives us an appointment at the beginning of November on the Disney + platform. No cinema launch this time but the prospect of reconnecting with this universe of pure comedy inhabited by anthropomorphic animals which made the salt of the original feature film.
Directed by Byron Howard and Rich Moore, the film Zootopia told the unlikely story of a police rabbit and a rogue fox working together to thwart the plans of a criminal conspiracy involving the disappearance of numerous mammals. Assuming its quirky tone, the film had been warmly received by critics and the public, to the point of winning the Oscar for best animated film in 2017, among other distinctions. Fast enough, the directors had raised the possibility of a sequel, but it is ultimately in the form of short films that we will find the universe of Zootopia on Disney +!
Zootopia+: a new series of 6 episodes
It is also double good news that Disney + announces to us with the arrival of Zootopia+ from Wednesday November 9 in the catalog. Barely unveiled, the project therefore offers a flash launch on the streaming platform, to the delight of its subscribers. Six new short films will therefore be available to discover within a fortnight. to present us with a new gallery of totally crazy anthropomorphic animals.
Go back for a ride in the famous metropolis of mammals with “Zootopia+”, the new series of 6-episode short films, from November 9 exclusively on Disney+. The opportunity to get to know some intriguing characters better, including Fru Fru, the always very trendy arctic shrew; Officer Clawhauser, the greedy cheetah or Flash, the surprisingly lazy! – Disney+
Produced by Nathan Curtis, the Zootopia+ series is directed by Josie Trinidad (who notably wrote Wreck-It Ralph) and Trent Correy (The Adventures of Olaf). The mention “season 1” on the Disney + program could portend other episodes to come if it is ever successful enough.
The series of 6 Zootopia+ short films will be available in the Disney+ catalog from November 9.