We redid this opening dozens of times. The gorgeous “wayang kulit” shadow puppet prologue was done by the amazing Griselda Sastrawinata #RayaWatchParty— Adele Lim (@adeleBlim) March 13, 2021
The actual Cinematography.
In scenes where there is distrust, the team used wide lenses so that everything in focus. Lower camera positions, high contrast, and a narrow color palette were also utilized to give those scenes a different feel. (2/2) #RayaWatchParty— Disney Animation (@DisneyAnimation) March 13, 2021
Be on the lookout for a certain feathered friend from Moana in the marketplace. 👀 🐓 #RayaWatchParty— Disney Animation (@DisneyAnimation) March 13, 2021
(Hei-Hei from Moana. Alan Tudyk actually said he was in here but I didn't believe him!)
The Ongi (Catfish monkeys) have names;
Kelly Marie Tran is not the only person in this movie to come from another Disney franchise; Benedict Wong is in the MCU as Wong in the Doctor Strange movies.
“Every recording session with Benedict Wong was so much fun— watching him become the character and how he physicalizes his performance and never wears down, never gets tired, and gives you a different version with each take." - Don Hall, Director #RayaWatchParty pic.twitter.com/IWEH0qIUIj— Disney Animation (@DisneyAnimation) March 13, 2021
The color sequence of the scene with[Spoiler (click to open)]Sisu's siblings 500 years ago
The showstopper scene in the trailers was among the first to go into Production
The hardest part of working on this was the "I didn't get to see people at work and connect". can't relate.
Toughest, not being together in the room, having side conversations, connecting in coffee line, feeding my crew. Best, not having to be in LA traffic!!! Also dinner with the family 🤗 Learned, we have an AMAZING crew, and can do anything. If we just trust. #RayaWatchParty https://t.co/IgkBWZhXig— Osnat Shurer (@OsnatShurer) March 14, 2021
sources are inline.
Consider this a discussion post.
use spoiler tags anyway.