Waking Sleeping Beauty: Disney Animation


Waking Sleeping Beauty offers a look at the conflict, drama and tension that ushered in the second chapter of Disney’s animation legacy, a decade of unparalleled creativity that included The Little Mermaid, Beauty And The Beast, Aladdin and The Lion King.

Told by the people who were actually there – Michael Eisner, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Roy E. Disney, John Lasseter and many more, Waking Sleeping Beauty is a behind-the-magic look at the people and circumstances that changed the face of animation forever. Available on DVD November 30th.

Bonus Features Include:
•    Why Wake Sleeping Beauty? Overview featurette
•    Deleted Scenes
Black Friday
Howard’s Lecture
Losing Howard
Recording ‘Part of Your World’
Research Tips
To Sir With Love
•    The Sailor, the Mountain Climber, the Artist and the Poet – Celebrating Roy Disney, Frank Wells, Joe Ranft and Howard Ashman
•    Studio Tours – Randy’s tours, Roger Rabbit studio, Oliver studio and the tour of the Animation Research Library
•    A Reunion – Rob Minkoff and Kirk Wise •    Walt – What would Walt do? A comparison of Walt’s era and the current era
•    Audio Commentary – View the film with commentary by director Don Hahn and producer Peter Schneider