The Pixar Story

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The Pixar Story
The Pixar Story Poster.jpg
Directed by Leslie Iwerks
Produced by Leslie Iwerks
Written by Leslie Iwerks
Narrated by Stacy Keach
Music by Jeff Beal
Edited by Leslie Iwerks
Stephen Myers, A.C.E
Distributed by Walt Disney Studios
Motion Pictures
Release date
  • August 28, 2007 (2007-08-28)
Running time
87 minutes
Language English

The Pixar Story, directed by Leslie Iwerks, is a documentary of the history of Pixar Animation Studios. An early version of the film premiered at the Sonoma Film Festival in 2007, and it had a limited theatrical run later that year before it was picked up by the Starz cable network in the United States.

The film was released, outside North America, on DVD in summer 2008 as part of the "Ultimate Pixar Collection",[1] a box set of Pixar films. It was then included as a special feature on the WALL-E special edition DVD and Blu-ray releases, which were launched on November 18, 2008.

The film premiered on BBC in the United Kingdom on August 24.[citation needed]


The success story of Pixar Animation Studios from the ground up.

Notable interviewees[edit]


The film was given generally positive reviews, receiving an aggregated score of 86% from Rotten Tomatoes, based on 7 reviews.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "'Pixar Story' coming soon to DVD: Iwerks. Retrieved June 8, 2011.
  2. ^ "The Pixar Story". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved July 7, 2010.

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