The Nut Job is a 2014 3D computer-animated heist-comedy film directed by Peter Lepeniotis, who also wrote the film with Lorne Cameron. It stars the voices of Will Arnett, Brendan Fraser, Gabriel Iglesias, Jeff Dunham and Liam Neeson. Katherine Heigl, Stephen Lang, Maya Rudolph and Sarah Gadon feature in supporting roles. The film is based on Lepeniotis’ 2005 short animated film Surly Squirrel.
This is a list of animated short films produced by Pixar Animation Studios. Beginning with Pixar’s second film A Bug’s Life, almost all subsequent Pixar feature films have been shown in theaters along with a Pixar-created original short film, known as a “short.” Other Pixar shorts, released only on home media, were created to showcase Pixar’s technology or cinematic capabilities, or on commission for clients. Pixar began producing shorts in the 1980s.
Luca is a 2021 American computer-animated coming-of-age fantasy comedy film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. The film is directed by Enrico Casarosa (in his feature-length directorial debut), written by Jesse Andrews and Mike Jones, produced by Andrea Warren, and starring the voices of Jacob Tremblay, Jack Dylan Grazer, Emma Berman, Marco Barricelli, Saverio Raimondo, Maya Rudolph, and Jim Gaffigan.