Pixar: An Afternoon With Gary Rydstrom



Pixar Animation Studios director Gary Rydstrom hosts a rare theatrical screening of four acclaimed Pixar shorts—culminating in a “makingof” presentation and sneak peek of Lifted, Rydstrom’s first animated short film for the studio. Rydstrom, a seven-time Academy Awardwinning sound editor and mixer, will follow the screenings with a seminar providing insight into his work and discuss his recent transition from sound designer to animation film director.

Films in the program:
Luxo Jr. (1986, 2 min.)
Red’s Dream (1987, 4 min.)
Tin Toy (1988, 5 min.)
Knick Knack (1989, 4 min.)
Lifted (2006, 5 min.)
http://www.chicagofilmfestival.org/c.../Films/1001086