Part One of our three-part series on the making of Mr. Bug Goes to Town, looked at the creation of the Mr. Bug story-line. After months of developing and discarding a variety of concepts, the studio finally had a wholly original story-line. Set in the modern era, Mr. Bug Goes to Town involved an entire colony of anthropo-morphic insects, a city full of humans, and the towering landscape of New York City.
In other words, the task of bringing Mr. Bug to the big screen had only just begun...
Part two of this fascinating exhibit includes rare and wonderful home movie footage of the Mr. Bug animators at play, the story behind the Studio's hangnail insurance policy and so much more!