Walt Disney Animation Studiosâ€™ all-new short,Â Frozen Fever, which welcomes Anna, Elsa, Kristoff and Olaf back to the big screen, will open in theaters on March 13, 2015, in front of Disneyâ€™s â€œCinderella,â€ a live-action feature inspired by the classic fairy tale.
Directed by Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee, and produced by Peter Del Vecho and Aimee Scribner, with an all-new original song by Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez, â€œFrozen Feverâ€ marks the first project reuniting the OscarÂ®-winning original team from Disneyâ€™s â€œFrozen.â€
In â€œFrozen Fever,â€ it’s Anna’s birthday and Elsa and Kristoff are determined to give her the best celebration ever, but Elsa’s icy powers may put more than just the party at risk.
â€œFrozenâ€ won two Academy AwardsÂ® (best animated film and best original song with â€œLet It Goâ€) and a Golden GlobeÂ® (best animated feature film). It is the fifth highest grossing film of all time and the highest grossing animated film earning more than $1.27 billion globally. Released wide domestically on Nov. 27, 2013, â€œFrozenâ€ posted the No. 1 industry all-time Thanksgiving debut and Walt Disney Animation Studiosâ€™ biggest opening ever.Â The filmâ€™s Feb. 25 digital debut was the biggest digital release (sell-through) ever; itâ€™s Blu-ray/DVD release on March 18 was No. 1 on the Nielsen overall disc charts for eight nonconsecutive weeks.
The â€œFrozenâ€ soundtrack is the top-selling album of 2014 to date and spent 33 weeks in the top 5 on the Billboard 200 chart, including 13 weeks at No. 1. It is certified triple Platinum, selling more than 3.6 million units.