Exclusive Interview: Jim Murphy, director of Pixar’s Lava, discusses the short film’s origins, and more


Jim Murphy, director of Pixar’s newest short film Lava sat down with us at SXSW to talk about the beauty of showing shorts before features, how he approached creating the film, pitching ideas to Pixar, and more. The film will be premiering in Australia later this month, playing before Inside Out, which premieres on June 18th!

Don’t miss Lava when it plays alongside Inside Out in cinemas from June 18th!


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