Disney & Pixar unveil new Soul animated prequel short 22 vs. Earth
While the Jamie Foxx-led film awaits its turn at the Academy Awards on Sunday, Disney and Pixar have unveiled a new animated short that serves as a prequel story to the hit 2020 fantasy dramedy Soul entitled 22 vs. Earth exploring the titular character’s time in the Great Before prior to the events of the film with Tina Fey returning to voice.
“While making Soul, we talked about the why of a new soul not wanting to live on Earth, but it didn’t ultimately belong in that movie,” Kevin Nolting, 21-year Pixar veteran and short director, said in a statement. “22 vs. Earth was a chance to explore some of the unanswered questions we had about why 22 was so cynical. As a fairly cynical person myself, … Read the rest