How I Became A Disney Animator

  • Published on Jun 19, 2019
  • "Animation as an industry, you never quite feel like you make it because there's always something new and challenging right around the corner."
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Comments • 176

  • James Felix
    James Felix Month ago

    i admireee treasure planet

  • Mariana Garcia
    Mariana Garcia Month ago

    Please interview Aaron Blaise!

  • jean unwritten
    jean unwritten Month ago +1

    So he is one the reasons why my childhood is awesome 😎 thank you sir

  • Pastelbear
    Pastelbear Month ago

    I really want to be an animator so this is really nice to see this

  • Cinema Gates Pictures

    Cinema Gates Pictures, make 2D Animation It's coming soon!

  • Laura Price
    Laura Price 2 months ago +44

    all these videos about animation artists lately! buzzfeed- call me

  • princepeterwolf
    princepeterwolf 2 months ago

    Why did this suddenly became propaganda...

  • Jayz 4president
    Jayz 4president 2 months ago +3

    This guy is so incredibly humble

  • totally not alice
    totally not alice 2 months ago +1

    oh my god that man, with his work, made me gay basically

  • Viya Gyudon
    Viya Gyudon 2 months ago

    Question doh- wHAT COURSE

  • T Stormer
    T Stormer 2 months ago +9

    so this dude single-handedly animated every woman cartoon I've ever been attracted to you since I was like 8! Freaking Meg, Jane and the lady from Atlantis are you kidding me?!? Praize

  • 1992disney
    1992disney 2 months ago

    I love Treasure Planet!

  • Amy Park
    Amy Park 2 months ago +5

    I love how he says "the movie called" so humble

  • IglooDweller
    IglooDweller 2 months ago +1

    Men, please stop putting women down. Thanks.

  • undersover
    undersover 2 months ago

    I have a deep passion for art and animation, always have since i was little. A while ago I kinda gave up on pursuing it as a job because I grew up with a family that somewhat discouraged an artistic job choice because of the chances of success and employment in such a medium. But, Into The Spiderverse actually recaptured this essence in me. While i am in college, as a hobby I want to study and even create my own animations. Thank you for this video!

  • Petite Siren
    Petite Siren 2 months ago +2

    I am going in college for animation. I'm so excited.

  • Ik Hoi
    Ik Hoi 2 months ago +2

    Its such a shame that 2D animation is dying

    • Noah Bossier
      Noah Bossier Month ago

      Duncan launched more animated films and working on.

  • Eugene Leoligao
    Eugene Leoligao 2 months ago

    My dream job😍😍

  • Khushi Rathi
    Khushi Rathi 2 months ago +6

    They dont just make animations they make dreams...

  • hehe unu
    hehe unu 2 months ago

    why does this video have 146 comments ( before i commented )

  • Anton Servetnik
    Anton Servetnik 2 months ago

    Was going great until the SJW BS. Women have been directing animation shows and features for 20 years already. Bu but teh womanz r opprezed

  • dgsdancer Mila
    dgsdancer Mila 2 months ago

    Ohhh the land before time 🥰🥰🥰 I’m gonna cry 😢 that was one of my favs when I was younger Awwwww and he did all of those things like Jane 😁🥰🥰🥰🥰🥰 awww I’m gonna cryyyyyyyyyyyyyyand I don’t know whyyyyyyyyyy

  • parmeila dhevi
    parmeila dhevi 2 months ago +12

    This man drew my childhood animated characters. I grew up with Land Before Time, Hercules and Treasure Planet

  • Jessica Tang
    Jessica Tang 2 months ago +2

    Pixar is my dream career!

  • Natalie Carmen
    Natalie Carmen 2 months ago

    Why was he in the thumbnail and not her 🤔

    • Doug Alexander
      Doug Alexander 2 months ago

      Natalie Carmen really good question 🤔🤔🤔

  • Flamywolfie
    Flamywolfie 2 months ago

    I want to become an animator but there arent many animator jobs where I live

    • Doug Alexander
      Doug Alexander 2 months ago

      Flamywolfie that’s why she moved to LA 🤷‍♂️

  • RCL 1221
    RCL 1221 2 months ago +2

    Anyone else think she looks like Katherine McPhee?

  • Free Range Brain
    Free Range Brain 2 months ago +3

    Working with Duncan studio will always be one of the highlights of my career, the closest thing to work with the old man himself.

  • Hannah HB
    Hannah HB 2 months ago

    Can you do this for filmmakers

  • Ellie 123
    Ellie 123 2 months ago +2

    Omg I love this.

  • Bloody Leia
    Bloody Leia 2 months ago +3

    I want to learn animation so bad to do work like these two. So cool and inspiring

  • Geneviève ?
    Geneviève ? 2 months ago +2

    So cool you are working on new projects with female leads! Thank you!!!

  • chicken stripper
    chicken stripper 2 months ago

    “I read about a guy called walt Disney” Walt Disney was a huge deal before he was even born Snow White came out in the 30s and was a massive hit world wide and he’s trying to say he didn’t know about him until he read a book about him

  • Sai Sainathuni
    Sai Sainathuni 2 months ago +1

    Why did I read this as a professional amateur

  • Lorax
    Lorax 2 months ago +1

    How did this go from how I became an animator to why women don’t need men in their jobs
    Edit: it’s buzzfeed

  • Xx_Gacha_ Taco_xX
    Xx_Gacha_ Taco_xX 2 months ago

    My mom sent this to me becues I'm 11 who really loves to draw and they say I'm really good so...... I want to be a dentist but they want me to do something important

  • Caitlin Shea
    Caitlin Shea 2 months ago +8

    "Animation as an industry, you never quite feel like you make it because there's always something new and challenging right around the corner." < --- almost any job BUT that's a good thing. If it's not a challenge - you'll never grow

  • Mel T
    Mel T 2 months ago +1

    2D needs to come back

  • Ajsa Mehmedovic
    Ajsa Mehmedovic 2 months ago +1

    This was so inspiring

  • VermilionLotus
    VermilionLotus 2 months ago +15

    My beginnings as an artist were just like them: creating from a young age. I wanted to be an animator up until high school but did not end up furthering my education in art because my mom hated the idea and refused to send me to art school. I couldn't afford school on my own, so I had to give up my dream. It worked out in the end, though. I still love drawing, but I've found my true calling is in education. :) for all of you aspiring animators: KEEP GOING!

  • BAD-O Animations
    BAD-O Animations 2 months ago +2

    *Inspiration 100*

  • Gothmoth
    Gothmoth 2 months ago +1

    Always great to see the people behind the animation and behind the scenes ☺️

  • Tulip 265
    Tulip 265 2 months ago +1

    I really love animation and editing but im not that great at drawing...

    • angel brown
      angel brown 2 months ago +1

      I still say go for it. Even if you do it on the side on like a TheXvid channel.

  • Chopperdragon39
    Chopperdragon39 2 months ago

    I'm into Animation as well, I want to apply for calarts

  • mis aj
    mis aj 2 months ago +1

    I want to be an animator but I don't know where to start or what program to use
    so I'd be really grateful if you guys gave me some advices

    • Milo E.
      Milo E. 2 months ago

      if you want to animate traditionally you could always get a pencil and paper. but programs to do it digitally could be (free programs) firealpaca, opentoonz, pencil 2D or (paid programs) toon boom and adobe animate,. Mobile apps could be flipaclip and roughanimator. To get into 3d animating i recommend SFM to begin with. for the basics there are tons of free tutorials and books such as "the animator's survival guide".

  • Kacey O' Riordan
    Kacey O' Riordan 2 months ago +5

    Wow. Never realized how Meg from Hercules and Jane from Tarzan are literally the exact same.

  • Porgie
    Porgie 2 months ago +2

    Meg is my favourite princess of all time! Thank you my dude

  • Akash Singh
    Akash Singh 2 months ago

    It's my dream to be an animator at disney and I am sure I'll be one day.

  • ItzJackFrost14
    ItzJackFrost14 2 months ago +1

    This is very inspiring for us animators! 💙

  • rollercoastersam
    rollercoastersam 2 months ago +3

    Good on ya Buzzfeed for not even mentioning their names in the title and description 😒

  • Lisa -
    Lisa - 2 months ago +11

    on a movie called hercules. as if we wouldn't know which movie he's taling about haha

  • Virasman
    Virasman 2 months ago +3

    I'm just gonna respect the creators and keep watching animation :)

  • Shivani Kulkarni
    Shivani Kulkarni 2 months ago +1

    Currently an animation student...really inspired me ..thanks for posting...i would love this to be a series

  • Yvonne ¿
    Yvonne ¿ 2 months ago +4

    Omg Hercules is my favorite movie!!! This guy is amazing!!

  • Seara Fernandez
    Seara Fernandez 2 months ago +3

    I go to LCAD!!

  • Sandra B
    Sandra B 2 months ago +4

    When she said part luck and part who you know I was like truuuu

  • I C
    I C 2 months ago +1

    I loved his message , and her determination. Thank you for this video.

  • That one weird Random guy
    That one weird Random guy 2 months ago +1

    *Oh boy,time to go see people who are hands down better than me and me being an amateur in the whole writing and drawing business*

  • Lauren Armstrong
    Lauren Armstrong 2 months ago


  • Angel Jourdan
    Angel Jourdan 2 months ago +80

    My great grampa went to school with Walt Disney.