A couple of days ago, the legendary animation studio Ghibli announced the first collaboration with the film company Lucasfilm. And today its fruits have already appeared: on the channel Disney+ short film released Zen — Grogu and Dust Bunnies.
The main character of Zen – Grogu and Dust Bunnies is Grog, known to the general public as Baby Yoda. The three-minute cartoon is entirely hand-drawn and directed by Katsuya Kondo, known for character design in the films “Witch delivery service», «Aya and the witch», «Ponyo fish on the cliff” and “Here you can hear the ocean“, as well as in the game Jade Cocoon.
The release of the anime short film is timed to coincide with the anniversary of the premiere of the series “The Mandalorian”, which took place on November 12, 2019. One of his heroes was the Force-sensitive baby Grog, and the adorable character earned the nickname “Baby Yoda” and became an instant crowd favorite and sensation.
Ludwig Göransson, composerblack panther“and the series” The Mandalorian “, wrote the music for the cartoon” Zen: Grog and the Dust Bunnies “.
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