June 12, 2024 7:58 pm

Disney Director Behind The Little Mermaid & Aladdin Calls Out Studio for Prioritizing 'Agendas' Over Story
Disney Director Behind The Little Mermaid & Aladdin Calls Out Studio for Prioritizing 'Agendas' Over Story

Disney Director Behind The Little Mermaid & Aladdin Calls Out Studio for Prioritizing ‘Agendas’ Over Story

Disney director John Musker, who is best known for helming such classics for the beloved animation studio as The Little Mermaid and Aladdin, has criticized the House of Mouse for prioritizing a message over entertainment and storytelling. Speaking with the Spanish outlet El Pas during a recent appearance at the Animayo International Summit in Gran Canaria, Musker explained that, while you can tackle certain agendas, they need to come after sympathetic characters and a compelling story.

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​The Little Mermaid and Hercules director John Musker has criticized the House of Mouse for prioritizing a message over entertainment. Read More