sea of adventures, is the new film by Disney studios. It is directed by John
Musker and Ron Clements, responsible for The Little Mermaid and Aladdin. It is
screened today in Authors section.
offers proposals to enjoy with the family. Apart from Mar de Chicos, this year
and as finishing touch of a great edition, you will be able to see the last
production of Disney animation studios.
It is a
proposal with its filmmakers’ seal; Musker and Clements; the directors of The
Little Mermaid, The Princess and the Frog and Aladdin, this time are inspired
by diverse Maori legends to create an original story, full of humor, exciting
sequences and reflections for the children, but without falling into didacticism.
opportunity, the story takes place almost 2,000 years ago. The action happens
in a little Polynesian island where the young princess Moana, the tribe chief’s
daughter, wishes to fulfill a prophesy that says that a hero- a heroin in this
case- will join the demigod Maui- with the original voice of Dwayne Johnson- to
fight the natural threaten her people are facing.
teenager, along with her rooster, will make use of her vast knowledge to sail,
her excellent relation with the sea- nature is always an ally in animated
productions- and her intelligence to reach Mauri, a narcissistic loner, who has
the capability to turn his human appearance into an animal’s, and this way
fight the dangers that will come up in their path.
As a road
movie in the middle of the ocean, Moana poses the way in which the strength of
a character and the wit of the other converge to break the curse and help her
people. Moana suggest approaching the occidental culture to a fraction of the
support of a soundtrack with traditional Maori folk themes, instruments and
legends of the place it attempts to portray, Musker and Clements are very
careful with each visual and narrative detail to open the range and spy new
universes that deserve being explored.
imagination, talent and a classical narrative are the ingredients that fed this
sea adventure. Moana is the main event in order to finish the Festival smiling.
26, 4.20 pm ALD 4 (only for press and guests) Sun 27, 6.30 pm - AMB 1