16 06, 2019

Podcast S2E37: Duncan Wardle – The former Head of Innovation and Creativity at Disney

By |2019-06-16T19:40:09+02:00June 16th, 2019|Podcasts|1 Comment

Today, we are speaking with the former Head of Innovation and Creativity at Disney, Duncan Wardle. Can you imagine a job title more closely related to creativity than that? We speak about what it takes for companies to become more innovative, how ideas are developed at Disney and Pixar, and why companies need to embrace [...]

24 01, 2019

Why is Disney relying on remaking old ideas instead of the risk of original ideas?

By |2019-01-24T15:53:09+01:00January 24th, 2019|Creativity|1 Comment

I'm worried about Disney. I fear they are losing their creative edge. And this coming from a company which has won more than 84 Academy Awards over the years, including 26 Oscars for Walt Disney himself. It all began a while back when we went to see the new live-action Mary Poppins film: Mary Poppins Returns. [...]

28 07, 2016

Watch Steamboat Willie for free: The original Disney Mickey Mouse cartoon

By |2016-11-04T10:37:50+01:00July 28th, 2016|Inspiration|0 Comments

One of the most important videos in the history of cinema, Walt Disney has just made their original hit Steamboat Willie available for free. Check it out in the video above. The cartoon was released in November 1928, and was the first appearance by Mickey Mouse. What makes this such a seminal and important moment [...]