The historic city’s Day of the Dead inspired the animated film
Mexico will see the Disney-Pixar’s Coco first than the rest of the world at Morelia International Film Festival. The historic city’s Day of the Dead inspired the animated film. The filmmakers even visited the colonial city to do research for the film.
“Coco is the first Pixar movie inspired by the lovely people, the beautiful traditions and the culture of Mexico, so we are honored to have the opportunity to launch it there first.”