MUSE talked with the co-director and writer of the latest Disney Pixar film opening tonight, COCO‘s Adrian Molina. Molina last worked on The Good Dinosaur as a writer and has been working on Pixar films since being a storyboard artist on Toy Story 3.
Despite his family’s generations-old ban on music, young Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead. After meeting a charming trickster named Hector, the two new friends embark on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel’s family history.