Pixar

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Pixar Animation Studios
Type Subsidiary of Walt Disney Motion Pictures Group (Disney)
Industry CGI animation
When it was created February 3, 1986
Headquarters Emeryville, California, United States
Key people Ed Catmull, President, Disney and Pixar Animation Studios
John Lasseter, Chief Creative Officer, Disney and Pixar Animation Studios
Things made RenderMan, Marionette
Parent The Walt Disney Company
Website Pixar.com

Pixar is an American animation studio. It is known for its advanced CGI productions. It has been a partner of Disney for many years. In 2006, Disney bought the company.

Pixar started as a division of George Lucas' Lucasfilm in early 1979. In 1986, Steve Jobs bought it for $10 million. Jobs was its chairman and CEO until he died in 2011.

Pixar feature movies[change | change source]

  1. Toy Story (1995)
  2. A Bug's Life (1998)
  3. Toy Story 2 (1999)
  4. Monsters, Inc. (2001)
  5. Finding Nemo (2003)
  6. The Incredibles (2004)
  7. Cars (2006)
  8. Ratatouille (2007)
  9. WALL-E (2008)
  10. Up (2009)
  11. Toy Story 3 (2010)
  12. Cars 2 (2011)
  13. Brave (2012)
  14. Monsters University (2013), about the story happened before Monsters, Inc.
  15. Inside Out (2015)

Upcoming movies[change | change source]

  1. The Good Dinosaur (2015)
  2. Finding Dory (2016), about the story happened after Finding Nemo

Pixar short movies[change | change source]

  • Adventures of André & Wally B. (Lucasfilm)
  • Luxo Jr.
  • Red's Dream
  • Tin Toy
  • Knick-Knack
  • Geri's Game
  • For the Birds
  • Boundin'
  • One Man Band
  • Lifted
  • Presto
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Day & Night
  • La Luna

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