THE NEW PIONEERS is an animated epic adventure series set on a future Earth where the natural world has retaliated against humanity, forcing orphan teen Mynn and the few remaining humans to take shelter behind a massive electric dome. Mynn is unwillingly thrust on an adventure when her twin brothers sneak out from the safety of the dome in search of a solution to their plight.
Director: Chris Perry
Writers: Chris Perry & Michael Schurter
Art Director: Chris Bishop
Animation Director: Raf Anzovin
Lighting and Compositing Lead: William M. Colón
Original Score: Enrica Sciandrone
Sound: Owen Granich-Young
Mynn: Leeanna Albanese
Cash: Calvin Ticknor-Swanson
Tremain: Michael Schurter
Other Voices: Andrew Flanagan & Kevin Cline
Animation: Katie Taccone & Karen Webb
Crowd Animation: Perry Chau
Environments: Aislynn Kilgore & Kelly Wang
Additional Environments: Audrey Condon
Technical Directors: Connie Hildreth, Morgan Robinson & Christine Stuckart
Production Manager: David Boutilier
Thanks: John Bruner, Andrew Hart, Matt Newman & Chris Tamma
Brad Bird, writer and director of animated films 'The Iron Giant', 'The Incredibles' and 'Ratatouille', gives an insight into his writing process, how he directs animation and why many people fundamentally misunderstand the medium. Subtitles available.
Find out which animated film that one clip was from by turning on the 'English CC' subtitle track.
This video combines excerpts from the three audio commentary tracks on home releases of 'The Iron Giant', 'The Incredibles' and 'Ratatouille', as well as fragments from the behind-the-scenes documentaries. Watching the films prior to watching this video is recommended, but not entirely necessary.