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October 22, 2014

Disneynature 'Bears' Honored With EMA Award

By Janelle Tipton, The Walt Disney Studios
This past Saturday night under the actual stars—and alongside a few of the Hollywood variety—Disneynature’s 2014 theatrical release "Bears" won the Environmental Media Association (EMA) Award for Best Feature Film. The film’s narrator, John C. Reilly, was on hand to accept the award, humbly (and humorously) noting how he had to go all the way to North Hollywood for five days and subsist on tea and apples when his voice got strained, while the film’s directors, Alastair Fothergill and Keith Scholey, merely lived with wild bears for more than two years.
October 21, 2014

'Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved' Now Available in Stores

By Scott Slesinger, Disney Interactive
Today, Disney Interactive and Harmonix launched "Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved" for Xbox One and Xbox 360. The musical motion video game transports players to a breathtaking world where music and magic combine to transform interactive landscapes in entirely new ways. Featuring more than 30 tracks—including contemporary pop, hip hop, rock, classical and more—players can transform the music and the living world of the game.
October 20, 2014

DCP Spreads the Magic of Healthy Living at the PMA Fresh Summit Convention and Expo

By Amelia Lukiman, Disney Consumer Products
"Disney Magic of Healthy Living" is a commitment carried across each of The Walt Disney Company's business segments and is dedicated to inspiring families and children to lead healthier lifestyles. The initiative helps parents by making nutritious eating and physical activity more appealing through engaging content, useful tools and unique experiences.
October 17, 2014

Disney News This Week: Disney's MyMagic+ Honored with 'Innovation by Design' Award, New Animated 'Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy' Television Series, 'Aladdin' Breaks New Amsterdam Theatre Record for Second Time, 'Big Hero 6' Sizzle

By Cynthia Momdjian, The Walt Disney Company
MyMagic+—the collection of tools taking the guest experience to the next level at the Walt Disney World Resort—was recently honored with an “Innovation by Design” award by the popular magazine and website, "Fast Company." MyMagic+ received the top spot in the “Experience Design” category when "Fast Company" revealed the 10 best designs of the year at their annual “Innovation by Design” Awards and Conference in New York City.
October 16, 2014

Back to School with Disney Parks

By Rachel Green, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts
At Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, we are committed to giving back to the communities we serve. This year, many of our sites teamed up with schools and teachers in local communities to make a difference as students zipped up their backpacks in anticipation of the back-to-school season.