How Pixar’s ‘Toy Story 4’ Was Animated | Movies Insider

8 júl 2019
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The fourth installment in the beloved “Toy Story” franchise achieves a level of detail and realism unseen in any Disney/Pixar project yet. See how it all came to life at the legendary Pixar studios, step by step: beginning with the story and artwork stage, onto 3D computer modeling, shading and surfacing, layout, voice acting, character animation, simulation, lighting, effects, scoring, sound mixing, and the final render.
The first “Toy Story” film was a pioneer in computer-generated animation back in 1995, as the first full-length feature to be completely CG-animated. In the last 25 years, the evolution of Pixar technology has allowed for an unprecedented standard of natural-world CGI in “Toy Story 4,” topping the already impressive undertakings in “Toy Story 2” (1999) and “Toy Story 3” (2010). So how exactly did Pixar raise the bar for animation once more for this year’s sequel? INSIDER takes you behind the filmmaking process for “Toy Story 4,” illustrating each stage in the production pipeline. We show how the characters and their environments were designed, modeled and built, and how Pixar’s technical artists created visual textures that appear so vivid and lifelike on the big screen. Plus, we explain which parts of the movie were animated by hand - and which parts were simulated using advanced computer software that models the appearance of clothing, weather, hair, and fur.
The Josh Cooley-directed film features recurring stars Tom Hanks (as Sheriff Woody), Tim Allen (Buzz Lightyear), Annie Potts (Bo Peep), and Joan Cusack (Jessie). Also returning are John Ratzenberge as the piggy bank Hamm and Wallace Shawn as the tyrannosaurus Rex; Pixar even pieced together existing audio from the late Don Rickles for the voice of Mr. Potato Head. Joining the performers to voice the new characters of “Toy Story 4” are a number of big-name cast additions, including Keanu Reeves (as Duke Caboom), Elizabeth Hendricks (Gabby Gabby), Keegan-Michael Key (Ducky), Jordan Peele (Bunny), Tony Hale (Forky), and Giggle McDimples (Ally Maki). Other notable cast members and celebrity cameos include the Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea (as Duke Caboom’s announcer), comedian and “Barry” star Bill Hader (Axel the Carnie), Oscar-winning actress Patricia Arquette (as Harmony’s mother), Jay Hernandez (Bonnie’s dad), Laurie Metcalf (Andy’s mom), Emily Davis (Billy, Goat, and Gruff); Bonnie Hunt (Dolly), Carl Weathers (the Combat Carls), Carol Burnett (Chairol Burnett), Betty White (Bitey White), Mel Brooks (Melephant Brooks), Timothy Dalton (Mr. Pricklepants), Kristen Schaal (Trixie the Triceratops), Steve Purcell (the Bensons), June Squibb (Margaret), and Carl Reiner (Carl Reineroceros).
This star-studded lineup of skilled voice actors help to bring the sweet plot and grown-up themes of “Toy Story 4” to life. Their performances, combined with the strikingly naturalistic quality of the animation, has earned the film a strong box-office debut - along with rave reviews from critics (with a “Fresh” rating on Rotten Tomatoes) and even early Oscar buzz for the Best Animated Film category.
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How Pixar’s ‘Toy Story 4’ Was Animated | Movies Insider

  • Await toy story 10

    Loon LoonLoon Loon7 klukkustundum síðan
  • pixar please make cars 4 and toy story 5 movies

    ÇOKOMELLİÇOKOMELLİ8 klukkustundum síðan
  • this is very helpful as i want to become an animator for disney so thanks! :)

    Danny McFrannyDanny McFranny19 klukkustundum síðan
  • So to be an animator at Pixar you need to be: -An Astrophysicist. -A Mathematician. -And experience from NASA. Just To draw 3D Cartoons.

    Koreeeaboo TrashKoreeeaboo TrashDegi Síðan síðan
  • Would have been easy to just create "real" Toy story than "animated" one.

    Chaitanya AgarwalChaitanya Agarwal2 dögum síðan
  • Telugu & hindi dubbing artists : are we a joke to you ??

    Zax PlaysZax Plays2 dögum síðan
  • 5 years and many painstakingly long nights all come together for an average okay movie👍🏻😁

    PleaseDoNothingToTheCookPleaseDoNothingToTheCook3 dögum síðan
  • 4:00 "You can't rush art"

    Nikko LogdatNikko Logdat4 dögum síðan
  • I would have the cloud background for a wall paper irl too give me nostalgia of my childhood

  • I dont know why, but sprited away is the best animation, every scene is memorable

    BodohyonoBodohyono4 dögum síðan
  • Such a tedious and slow process I could never do it

    AkabearclawAkabearclaw5 dögum síðan
  • imagine wanting to ride a ride only to be told there was no room cause the last seat was taking up by a buzz and a woody toy just sitting there

    Maher & Ibrahim's AvengersMaher & Ibrahim's Avengers5 dögum síðan
  • They forgot freddy with ducky and bunny😂😅

    Belando Ralph Andrei D.Belando Ralph Andrei D.6 dögum síðan
  • look andy can levate- 4:47

    ꧁Crispyz꧂꧁Crispyz꧂7 dögum síðan
  • pretty sure that Gabigabi will be an annabelle on another movie

    SoraExeSoraExe7 dögum síðan
  • *_Everybody gangsta' until their humans looks like cartoons_*

    Maxgaming PlayzMaxgaming Playz9 dögum síðan
  • It's already 1 year after the movie released, but the animation feels like yesterday because their animation is on another level. Toy's story can't be seen like it's an old movie unless there's a new Toy's story movie.

    Wonyoung PotterWonyoung Potter9 dögum síðan
  • May I ask what song/sound is this?

    itzymidzyspideritzymidzyspider9 dögum síðan
  • Gabby-Gabby looks creepy in the story reel...

    klarenz cobieklarenz cobie11 dögum síðan
  • Still got the hots for Jessie lol

    Etheral101Etheral10111 dögum síðan
  • Are there any "Japanese Glass Wind Bell Furin" that you wanted in amine style by your window? Are there any that you would recommend?

    No other Like my own skinNo other Like my own skin12 dögum síðan
  • 7:19 real movie vs rip off

    White Rose UwUWhite Rose UwU14 dögum síðan
  • Wow

    Luna SuckUwULuna SuckUwU14 dögum síðan
  • I aactually would gave preferred if the movie was entirely 2D.

    Aaron WatanabeAaron Watanabe14 dögum síðan
  • Cars 3 was also realistic

    Pubg proPubg pro15 dögum síðan
  • 4:01 is a meme template

    Carpio MilesCarpio Miles17 dögum síðan
  • I almost cried towards the end. Toy Story is incredible.

    Nah.Nah.19 dögum síðan
  • hong kong protest

    durgaraj raidurgaraj rai19 dögum síðan
  • Disney sure does make sure their animations are the best in the industry. Generally they push out high quality products/films. Of course there is a few exceptions but for the most part they are all good films.

    HS Melvin LopezHS Melvin Lopez19 dögum síðan
  • Yeah but the plot suckedlol

    CoolcatgamesCoolcatgames20 dögum síðan
  • I still cry when watching the movie tho

    Azaki ShimoAzaki Shimo21 degi síðan síðan
  • That’s crazy how all this amazing artist make this stuff, but the sad thing is no matter how good the visual are and how complex lighting shading animation, fx and music is. If the story is not good all that hard work will be for nothing. and that’s becoming more especially true now a days with more completion and is also true for video games as well now that video games have the same budget if not more than holly wood movies. I’ve seen so many beautiful looking games with attention to details but damn the story is so bad I can’t play them. and yes obviously gameplay is important but story has become more and more important now a days.people will always want a good story. Now with toy story it checks all the boxes great story great lighting FXs etc...

    Nick FigueroaNick Figueroa23 dögum síðan
  • Cars 3 was tooooo realistic than other two parts

    Aum B1207Aum B120726 dögum síðan
  • they make skeletons 4:07 like... Imelda Rivera?

    Amelie HenryAmelie Henry26 dögum síðan
  • pov: you have to watch this for homework

    Analia CastroAnalia Castro29 dögum síðan
  • 10:17 woody straight staring at my soul

    Krisna cahyana 18Krisna cahyana 18Mánuði síðan
  • 4th one was terrible, great animation but the story was soooo rubbish and how it wasn't in the same style as the last 3, Tim Allen said the ending will be really sad.... it wasn't at all.

    MaximusJohalMaximusJohalMánuði síðan
  • im just amazed they managed to make googlely eyes

    Whooshdoosh porpalarWhooshdoosh porpalarMánuði síðan
  • At the end of the video where Woody stay, hugging his Friends, 🥺 IM CRYING that time, It makes me so emotional cause Imagine Toy story 1-3 they stick together, i would be glad if theirs TOY STORY 5, PLEASE PIXAR 🥺

    Axel GetaladaAxel GetaladaMánuði síðan
  • Toy story 4 is a real life movie-

    M & ArtroomM & ArtroomMánuði síðan
  • No one noticed the Tin Toy? At 11:46 ? From the original Pixar short animation

    Midnight CatMidnight CatMánuði síðan
  • This is called animation pipeline. I have a Bachelors of Fine Arts degree in animation.

    A KA KMánuði síðan
  • I'm a decade old _Sniffs_

    Saadhana SSaadhana SMánuði síðan
  • I would have never clicked on this video if it wasn't for the thumbnail

    LMseason's ArtsLMseason's ArtsMánuði síðan
  • Shading? Are you sure you don't mean texturing???

    Lukas SprehnLukas SprehnMánuði síðan
  • Toy story 4 is really a sad movie with a unsatisfied end 😭 .All the characters should unite in the end and should Live with woody 😭.

    priyanshu Sharmapriyanshu SharmaMánuði síðan
  • Woody in the thumbnail: 🎩 • • I I I I o

    versacetae_versacetae_Mánuði síðan
  • what if they just used stop motion for a potential next toy story :eyes that would be really cool tbh

    MeowMilkMeowMilkMánuði síðan
  • Greatttt , Now I have to write more algorithims , buy a new computer and camera , make piano and guitars tunes , give voices for everyone all alone and become better at art

    Gamers roomGamers roomMánuði síðan
  • I'm woody im wood

    Logan MacleanLogan MacleanMánuði síðan
  • So you’re telling me that woody is made out of plastic

    Milani GaddiniMilani GaddiniMánuði síðan
  • Wait I’m still Tryna figure out y didn’t woody and Jessie get together

    ACEACEMánuði síðan

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  • When i watched the toy story 4 in cinemas with my friends, i cried at the ver first scene.

    Logmao Jillian M.Logmao Jillian M.Mánuði síðan
  • 11:41: wacha lookin at woody?

    Anya GalangAnya GalangMánuði síðan
  • In most games and movies, if you zoom in you realize all of the imperfections but in toy story 4 when you zoom in it just looks better

    RAINESest2005 _RAINESest2005 _Mánuði síðan
  • Nobody: Sketch Woody in the Thumbnail: 👀 | 👄

    Martin VillanuevaMartin VillanuevaMánuði síðan
  • “For Toy Story 4 as for all Pixar fils, story comes first.” *Cars Franchise & Brave Laughing in the Distace*

    InfamousShinobiInfamousShinobiMánuði síðan
  • The animation in part 4 has really improved 😃

    Olamide AkinolaOlamide AkinolaMánuði síðan
  • i wanna see all the shading/material_detail that the pixar have made on this movie. but me watching in 144p doesn't help at all

    FaDZiLFaDZiLMánuði síðan
  • Whatever the narrator said this would took the age of universe to render

    The fourth PistolThe fourth PistolMánuði síðan
  • Ok , Y'all don't judge me but I just knew this movie is an animation

    منذرمنذرMánuði síðan
    • Everyone with half a brain does.

      Lukas SprehnLukas SprehnMánuði síðan
  • 10:19, look at the second screen. It's a fnaf 2 reference xd.

    KubaritosKubaritosMánuði síðan
    • Damn

      Carpio MilesCarpio Miles17 dögum síðan
  • I’ve been watching this channel for months and just realized I wasn’t subscribed.

    Random CreationsRandom CreationsMánuði síðan
  • Worked on for 5 years, wow I have vague memories of when it was announced

    MikeyMikeyMánuði síðan
  • Animation is becoming so realistic it’s hard to know what’s real and what’s not Especially if it’s a realistic human model

    MikeyMikeyMánuði síðan
  • 4:46 hes flying

    Kaiden Tate MeyerKaiden Tate MeyerMánuði síðan
  • I want to be a 3D animator for Pixar

    DarnManDarnManMánuði síðan
  • We think that movie animation is awesome. but the creater's now the hard work behind it........

    PrashaanthyPrashaanthyMánuði síðan
    • I wasn't have been so interesting for the creater's

      PrashaanthyPrashaanthyMánuði síðan
  • Rough sketch Woody walks into a bar.. the bartender asks “why the long face?”

    TABBYTABBYMánuði síðan
  • l o n g w o o d y

    MaxMaxMánuði síðan
  • I’d pay to watch remakes of Toy Story 1 & 2 with this level of detail. They could even add more dynamic camera work but leave the dialogue

    Lordpicklenips 1Lordpicklenips 1Mánuði síðan
  • 🤠🤜🤛🏾🙈 end racism

    Terminator ur AssTerminator ur AssMánuði síðan
  • Uh i hate toy story pixar and disney stole

    Juan ValdiviaJuan Valdivia2 mánuðum síðan
    • u noobed disney get fat u poor like baby U such an brat U poor I hate disney u will piss >:)

      Juan ValdiviaJuan ValdiviaMánuði síðan
  • Why’d they make this movie!! It was really good but had such a sad ending and it’s not like the 3rd one even had a cliffhanger. I do love forky tho

    G GG G2 mánuðum síðan
  • I can’t wait to see soul

    Evil DestroyerEvil Destroyer2 mánuðum síðan
  • imagine crediting the voice actors for carrying this movie. the hardwork put by artists and animators imo have far more credit to animated movies than the people voicing them, I mean the voice was already pre-recorded for them

    Hans DiamanteHans Diamante2 mánuðum síðan
    • That's the unfortunate truth. People don't realize the amount of work put into animating each frame. All they want to say is voice actor this, voice acting that.

      ChrisChris16 dögum síðan
  • Thank you for this!

    efransophotoefransophoto2 mánuðum síðan
  • You've got Woody's rig in "shading" part 6:06

    Flaye FlareFlaye Flare2 mánuðum síðan
  • 4:09 What I look like in school photos

    Don't Ask AnimationsDon't Ask Animations2 mánuðum síðan
  • I feel like they made Bo Peep too different. I don’t like how they made her less girly, naive, and flirty. I feel like her biggest personality traits have completely disappeared. They could’ve kept her dress and I feel like that would still make her look like herself.

    •.s u n n i i.••.s u n n i i.•2 mánuðum síðan
    • Seth Belfort I never said that. I’m just saying that I liked her character before. My mistake if I made it sound that way though. For I am a woman too.

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  • I have an irrational fear of CGI without shading

    Krakodile StuffKrakodile Stuff2 mánuðum síðan
  • This explains film pipeline quite good 👌

    Danger KanjiDanger Kanji2 mánuðum síðan
  • Cause pixar knows we were waiting 9 whole years for a full movie not just a short

    Elisabeth FanfanElisabeth Fanfan2 mánuðum síðan
  • The dog from the first film horrifying

    Marcus SarciaMarcus Sarcia2 mánuðum síðan
  • How did they work on this for *4* years and manage not to get any spoilers out?

    TehNewbieBoiTehNewbieBoi2 mánuðum síðan
  • Brazil

    fala henryquefala henryque2 mánuðum síðan
  • Y'all they gave AIR TEXTURE

    Haley FrankeHaley Franke2 mánuðum síðan
  • The ultimate ray tracing.

    Daniel DiazDaniel Diaz2 mánuðum síðan
  • ❣️

    Satyendra PandeySatyendra Pandey2 mánuðum síðan
  • Woody shouldn’t had go with Connie, he should had stayed with Andy D:

    ConfidentialVeryConfidentialVery2 mánuðum síðan
    • *Bonnie

      Koko MikailKoko Mikail29 dögum síðan
  • Lighting MCQUEEN is my favorite Disney character and also Pixar needs to also make a cars PREQUEL movie titted (DISNEY..PIXAR'S MCQUEEN) it will be about LIGHTING MCQUEEN's orgin STORY spin-off movie and how he became a race car and also we need a CARS tv show on DISNEY PLUS Lighting MCQUEEN should join the Avengers his power is to run faster than a speedin bullet and also his superhero name is SPEED LIGHTING 1. CARS(-2006) gets a B+ for the sad song (Our Town) that song makes me cry 2. Cars 2 gets a F- for being a spy movie 3. CARS 3 gets a B+ for being a better sequel and I also created another superhero it is (SPIDER VISION) it is Vision but he has a spider suit and he can fly and shoot webs out of his head

    Liam's Animation worldLiam's Animation world2 mánuðum síðan
    • @Cupkake Katt what

      Liam's Animation worldLiam's Animation world2 mánuðum síðan
    • Wait. Are you joking???

      Cupkake KattCupkake Katt2 mánuðum síðan
  • You know they wrote a program for spiders to go around the antique store to make webs

    BosmanBosman2 mánuðum síðan
    • @Lukas Sprehn fixed it srry i think i was tired when i wrote that

      BosmanBosmanMánuði síðan
    • ?????????

      Lukas SprehnLukas SprehnMánuði síðan
  • this shit is a whole science

    Shaylen NelsonShaylen Nelson2 mánuðum síðan
  • It's 2020 and I still hate how Bo Peep went from "oh Woody, are you making the right decisions? *elegant speaking* " to "OMG FOLLOW ME, NOW IM GOING TO DO AN EPIC FALL WITHOUT BREAKING SO GIRLS THINK IM COOL"

    Amy The Cat YTAmy The Cat YT2 mánuðum síðan
  • I’m not gonna lie tho I thought movie directors drew the characters and animated the movie like flipaclip or sum..

    MellowMeh LollyMellowMeh Lolly3 mánuðum síðan
    • To this day, I sometimes remember this comment and say "what the fawk 😃"

      KunqiKunqi23 dögum síðan
    • no way. what? you thought all of this was 2d?!

      NegaTheImpmon9508NegaTheImpmon950823 dögum síðan
    • What 😃

      KunqiKunqi2 mánuðum síðan
    • ...what?

      AleleAlele2 mánuðum síðan
    • ...what?

      Josh JonesJosh Jones2 mánuðum síðan
  • i an amazed, but this is true to make a masterpiece one should never satisfied... Inshaallah i will be one of the best art directors in coming future..

    LAST RANGERLAST RANGER3 mánuðum síðan
  • This is why I want to work for Pixar when I grow up, the improvement and also the amazing movies that come out of it :)

    *{Roaring Potatoes}**{Roaring Potatoes}*3 mánuðum síðan
  • When I was a kid I said "I love pixar" Now as 18 year old "I WANT TO BE AT PIXAR" as character animator :)

    CGI FutureCGI Future3 mánuðum síðan
  • Okay but.. Why would toy story look cool hand drawn?

    UkkiUkki3 mánuðum síðan