Pixar’s newest critical darling, La Luna, is currently vying for an Academy Award in the Animated Shorts category. It is in a unique position for a Pixar short – all recent shorts from the animation studio have been released widely before being nominated, but La Luna will not get its wide release until June of this year. This means that many have yet to see the beautiful new short. A brief clip was released last year after the announcement of the film’s existence, but it provided more character development than plot. Now, Disney/Pixar has unveiled a new clip, which you can view in HD after the jump! [Read more…]
La Luna is currently causing a stir at the Annecy International Animated Film Festival, as it was the venue chosen for the short’s premiere earlier this week. To mark the occasion, Animation World Network has debuted a brand new image and our first ever look at the film in action. While it may be a little while before audiences around the world can soak in the entire short, read on to view more from the short than we have seen before, including a 30-second clip!