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“Everyone Is Really Bummed Out” Over Pixar’s Third Straight-to-Streaming Film

A year ago, Walt Disney Co. CEO Bob Chapek extolled the “artistic triumph” of Pixar’s Soul during an earnings call and said he was “absolutely thrilled” with the results of sending the film straight to Disney+ in the U.S. amid the pandemic. Soul’s Christmas Day debut on the service in 2020 helped lure new subscribers […]

‘Soul’s’ Pete Docter Wins Record Third Best Animated Feature Oscar

This is also the 11th best animated feature Oscar to go to a Pixar movie.

Pixar to Release ‘Soul’-Themed Animated Short on Disney+

Award-winning 'Soul' editor Kevin Nolting will direct '22 vs. Earth,' which follows the character voiced by Tina Fey in the feature film.

‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast — Pete Docter (‘Soul’)

Pixar's chief creative officer, a writer/director who is the most Oscar-nominated person in the history of the best animated feature category, reflects on the roots of his love of animation, transitioning from hand-drawn to computer and succeeding John Lasseter.

‘Soul,’ ‘Wolfwalkers’ Wins Annie Awards in Features

'Soul' won best animated feature and seven total awards, and 'Wolfwalkers' won best indie animated feature, best direction and five total awards.

Pete Docter Sets Animated Feature Category Record With ‘Soul’ Nomination

Docter earned his fourth animated feature category nom as a director for the jazz-infused movie, while 'Wolfwalkers' helmer Tomm Moore collected his third nom.

Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross Earn Two Oscar Nominations For ‘Mank’ and ‘Soul’

The original scores are nominated alongside the music from 'Da 5 Bloods,' 'Minari' and 'News of the World.'

How ‘Mank’ and ‘Soul’ Sound Designer Returned to Old Hollywood and Then Visited the Afterlife

For his two most recent films, Ren Klyce re-created how a 1940s movie would have sounded and then imagined the aural feel of life before birth and after death.

Composer Roundtable: Pros From ‘Mank,’ ‘Soul,’ ‘Minari’ and More Talk Remote Recording Sessions and Finding Creativity in Isolation

Film composers may be accustomed to working alone, but they weren’t immune to the tumult of 2020. Six film music specialists came together — virtually — to discuss the key to writing an effective score, even when creatively challenged by the pandemic: "What I really miss is playing music with human beings."

‘The Boys,’ ‘Palm Springs,’ ‘Soul’ Lead Winners at Inaugural Critics Choice Super Awards

TV series 'The Boys' and the films 'Palm Springs' and 'Soul' led the winners at the inaugural Critics Choice Super Awards, which were handed out during a broadcast Sunday night on The CW

Pixar’s ‘Soul’ Bypasses Theaters, Sets Disney+ Christmas Debut

Pixar's Soul has decided to bypass a theatrical release and will instead debut exclusively on Disney+ on Christmas Day at no extra charge.