AFI Fest Opening Night Gala Screening of “Saving Mr. Banks”

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The American Film Institute's annual celebration of artistic excellence held their Opening Night Gala at the TCL Chinese Theatre, in Hollywood California on November 7, 2013.   Each year the AFI FEST, which is free to the public, hosts new movies from recognized film icons as well as new films from around the world by amateur talent.  AFI Fest which also hosts Red Carpet Premieres, began their week long festival by honoring Emma Thompson (starring as Author, P.L Travers) with her handprint - … [Read more...]





Disney’s Frozen Hits the Road with Ore-Ida

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Walt Disney Animation Studios’ “Frozen” kicks off a cross-country tour this week with Ore-Ida®, serving free treats to “Frozen” fans from Philadelphia to Los Angeles. Featuring Ore-Ida hash browns and fries, activities, crafts, themed lunch boxes and other giveaways.“Frozen” hits theaters in 3D on Nov. 27, 2013.“Inspired by Anna, Elsa, Kristoff and Olaf, and their story about the strength of family, the ‘Frozen’ food truck and Ore-Ida will be traveling coast to coast to bring families … [Read more...]





D23 Presents Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives Event at the Chicago Museum of Science and Industry

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D23 unveiled a special exhibit Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives to honor the 90th anniversary of the Walt Disney Company. On October 16,1923, The Disney Brothers Studio was founded and the official contract was signed by Walter E. Disney and Roy O. Disney with M.J. Winkler to produce the series of animated shorts the “Alice Comedies”. To help celebrate this event D23 and the Disney Archives thought it best to honor Walt Disney by displaying the exhibit in the birthplace of Walt Disney … [Read more...]





Treasures of The Walt Disney Archives is Open

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Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives, presented by D23. It's an exhibition which encompasses more than 300 artifacts from nine decades of Disney history, opened at the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago on October 16, 2013, which was the 90th anniversary of The Walt Disney Company.The exhibit showcases the creative accomplishments and innovations of one of Chicago’s native sons, Walt Disney, and the ongoing legacy of the company that bears his name. From Mickey Mouse and Mary Poppins … [Read more...]





Disney Celebrates Their 90th Anniversary at the Museum of Science and Industry

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Today The Walt Disney Company will be celebrating its 90th Anniversary, not in Anaheim, Burbank or Orlando but in Chicago, Walt’s birth place. D23, presents Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives, an extraordinary exhibition which encompasses nearly 300 artifacts from nine decades of Disney history in Chicago at the Museum of Science and Industry. The exhibit will be opening up in Chicago to celebrate the 90th Anniversary on the exact day the company was formed.We will be posting pictures … [Read more...]