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Academy Sets 20th Anniversary Tribute to “Toy Story” October 1st

Academy Sets 20th Anniversary Tribute to "Toy Story" October 1st

Oscar winners John Lasseter and Ed Catmull will take the stage in a live panel discussion celebrating Toy Story – the world’s first entirely computer-animated feature film – on Thursday, October 1st, at 7:30 p.m. at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. 
Actor-director Jon Favreau will moderate the panel, which will feature additional guests to be announced. 

Twenty years after they collaborated on the game-changing film, director Lasseter and producer Catmull will share behind-the-scenes stories about the challenges they faced as they imagined, invented and problem-solved their way into motion picture history.  

Tickets for Toy Story: 20 Years of Being an Animation Game-Changer are $5 for general admission and $3 for Academy members and students with a valid ID, and may be purchased online at starting September 16th.  The Samuel Goldwyn Theater is located at 8949 Wilshire Boulevard in Beverly Hills. 

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