Why is Pixar’s ELEMENTAL So Special? | Mamoudou Athie & Leah Lewis Interview
In this interview, Mamoudou Athie and Leah Lewis from “Elementary,” sharing insight into the film’s deep themes and the creative process of bringing their characters to life. “Elementary” is a terrifying film with a heartfelt narrative. Directed by Peter Sohn, whose previous credits include the critically acclaimed “The good dinosaur”, this film became a testament to Pixar’s boundless creativity and imaginative storytelling. Through Sohn’s eyes, “Elemental” transports viewers to a magical realm where the elements of nature come alive and tell a story of resilience, hope and the power of connection.
We recently had the opportunity not only to visit the Pixar studios, but also to talk to the main characters Elementary. Leah Lewis (who plays Ember) and Mamoudou Athie (who plays Wade) sat down to share their thoughts on what made this movie so special. You don’t want to miss their response. Watch the interview below. You can also check out our other interview with director Peter Sohn and producer Denise Reams. You can also read our review here or check out ours another interview here.
Elementary Interview: Peter Sohn and Denise Ream
Disney and Pixar’s ‘Elemental’ is an all-new original feature film set in Element City, where the inhabitants of fire, water, earth and air live together. The story introduces Ember, a tough, quick-witted and fiery young woman whose friendship with a cheerful, suave, good-natured guy named Wade challenges her beliefs about the world. The instrumental also features Leah Lewis. like fiery embers; Mamoudou Athie as the water guy Wade; Ronnie del Carmen as Ember’s soon-to-be-retired father, Bernie; Shila Ommi as Ember’s love-seeking mom, Cinder; Wendi McLendon-Covey as Wade’s tempestuous and Air-Ball-loving boss, Gale; Catherine O’Hara as Wade’s welcoming mother, Brook; Mason Wertheimer as Ember’s admiring neighbor Clod; and Joe Pera as overgrown city bureaucrat Fern. Directed by Peter Sohn, produced by Denise Ream, pga, and executive produced by Pete Docter, “Elemental” features a screenplay by John Hoberg and Kat Likkel and Brenda Hsueh, with a story by Sohn, Hoberg & Likkel and Hsueh. The film’s original score was composed and conducted by Thomas Newman. “Elemental” opens with Pixar’s all-new short, “Carl’s Date,” in U.S. theaters on June 16, 2023.
Elementary Movie trailer:
Director: Peter Sohn
I write): John Hoberg, Kat Likkel, Brenda Hsueh
Stars: Cast: Leah Lewis, Mamoudou Athie, Ronnie del Carmen, Shila Ommi, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Catherine O’Hara, Mason Wertheimer, Joe Pera
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