first of all soul Co-directing Pete Docter with Kemp Powers, Released directly on the Disney+ platform on Christmas Day, and now it will be Luca From Enrico Casarosa, The film studio set a premiere date for this, also in stream media, June 18. Enhance its brand new digital service by not accumulating premieres (postponed due to the pandemic) Or mitigate part of the loss These terrible times of Covid are emerging. The fact is that the House of Rats is increasingly dependent on Disney+.
Pete Docter himself admitted in an interview Hollywood Reporter It’s hard for him that soul Will not enter the big screen.And about Luca, Even if it’s just an “informal” comment, Tweets by Matthew Beloni, Is also the editorial director of The Hollywood Reporter, Discomfort echo Who can rule in Pixar.
In addition to being inconvenient to reach the theater, there is another aspect This is frustrating for your employees.It was at the premiere on other platforms stream media what Hua Mulan Ø Raya and the last dragon Already done with advanced access (In the case of Spain, 21.99 euros are paid), both soul It seems before Luca In the near future Will be provided directly in the catalog, such as standard Instead of premiering paid VOD.
“I just talked to a friend from Pixar, and he told me that the move to move’Luca’ and’Soul’ to Disney+ depressed staff morale:’Forgotten theater, we are not good enough for flight attendants ‘”Collected comments from Matthew Beloni on his lack of awareness of his work and efforts.
As for Luca, The protagonist and his friend Alberto travel the coast of Italy Rich experience of living on the Mediterranean coast. But in addition to the fun, wit and discovery elements that his adventures may bring, there are other unique features that make his story unique. Both are actually two marine creatures When they stepped on the ground, they showed a humanized form.
For the director, this is also a very personal project, because Enrico Casarosa (an Oscar nomination for a short film) moon Ten years ago) has become a script Many experiences of his own childhood. In any case, the date of the Summer Gate in mid-June is undoubtedly an ideal suggestion.