Art and Paintings by Artists Wyland, James Coleman, Rodel Gonzalez, Dan Mackin,

Walt Disney & Dali

"Destino"

Here is the link to watch it:


 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=abl5jQVRleQ
 
Destino (Spanish for destiny) was storyboarded by Disney studio artist John Hench and artist Salvador Dalí for eight months in late 1945 and 1946; however production ceased not long after. The Walt Disney Company, then Walt Disney Studios, was plagued by financial woes in the World War II era. Hench compiled a short animation test of about 17 seconds in the hopes of rekindling Disney's interest in the project, but the production was no longer deemed financially viable and put on indefinite hiatus.
In 1999, Walt Disney's nephew Roy E. Disney, while working on Fantasia 2000, unearthed the dormant project and decided to bring it back to life. Disney Studios France, the company's small Parisian production department, was brought on board to complete the project. The short was produced by Baker Bloodworth and directed by Frenchanimator Dominique Monfréy in his first directorial role. A team of approximately 25 animators deciphered Dalí and Hench's cryptic storyboards (with a little help from the journals of Dalí's wife Gala Dalí and guidance from Hench himself), and finished Destino's production. The end result is mostly traditional animation, including Hench's original footage, but it also contains some computer animation.


These pieces we have available to you,
(some actually signed by Roy E. Disney himself),
are limited edition HC and PP Edition etchings, lithographs, and serigraphs taken directly from the original art used in making this special and rare short film.

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