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FILM SCREENINGS

  • Fun with Mr. Future

    1982. USA. Darrell Van Citters. 8 min.

  • Luxo Jr.

    1982. USA. John Lasseter. 2 min.

  • Tin Toy

    1988. USA. John Lasseter. 5 min.

and more

Saturday, October 2, 2010, 2:00 p.m.

Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1



  • Fun with Mr. Future

    1982. USA. Directed by Darrell Van Citters. Joe Ranft contributed gags to this zany short, which was cobbled together from animated bits of a shelved Epcot TV special and is hosted by a talking Animatronics head (with wires exposed) wearing a bowtie. Courtesy The Walt Disney Studios. 8 min.

  • Luxo Jr.

    1982. USA. Written and directed by John Lasseter. Pixar’s famous logo lamp makes its debut in this short film. This was the first film to be produced by Pixar Animation Studios after its establishment as an independent studio, and the first CGI film to be nominated for an Academy Award. 2 min.

  • Tin Toy

    1988. USA. Written and directed by John Lasseter. This Academy Award–winning short anticipates Toy Story in its use of anthropomorphic toys as characters. 5 min.

  • Toy Story

    1995. USA. Directed by John Lasseter. Story by Lasseter, Pete Docter, Joe Ranft, Andrew Stanton. Screenplay by Joss Whedon, Stanton, Joel Cohen, Alec Sokolow. With the voices of Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, John Ratzenberger. In Toy Story, the first completely computer-animated feature film, Woody, a cowboy pull-string doll, is usurped as his owner Andy’s favorite toy by a new astronaut action figure in this timeless tale about friendship and loyalty. 80 min.