The group gathers for a photo op at DreamWorks. Don Hahn (l to r), Roger Allers, Katherine Sarafian, Chris Renaud, Gary Rydstrom, Marcy Page, Badgered director Sharon Colman, John Tarnoff, Torill Kove, Rick DeMott, Geza Toth and Lise Fearnley. © AWN Inc.
Here it is the long awaited gallery of select pics from Ron’s camera from the Oscar Showcase tour’s swing by DreamWorks, Fox, the Academy, Disney and ICM. There’s also a couple special pics at the end courtesy of No Time for Nuts director Mike Thurmeier.
Chris Renaud and No Time for Nuts producer Lori Forte lead the way along the beautiful DreamWorks campus. © AWN Inc.
Roger Allers catches up with Kathy Altieri, the production designer of The Lion King and DreamWorks upcoming How to Train Your Dragon. © AWN Inc.
Roger poses for a picture with Lorna Cook, the director of Spirit and DreamWorks' forthcoming How to Train Your Dragon. © AWN Inc.
Geza, Marcy and Katherine admire the NYC street set on the Fox lot. © AWN Inc.
This is much better New York weather than when Geza was stuck in the airport in the real NYC. © AWN Inc.
Lifted duo Katherine and Gary pose for a picture on the NYC set. © AWN Inc.
Group photo op on the Fox lot. Chris Renaud (l to r), Marcy Page, Katherine Sarafian, Gary Rydstrom, Geza Toth, Torill Kove, Don Hahn and Lise Fearnley. © AWN Inc.
The nominees field questions at Fox studios. © AWN Inc.
The nominees grab a bite to eat at Kate Mantellini's before heading over to the Academy screening. © AWN Inc.
Roger gets interviewed before the Academy screening. © AWN Inc.
The nominees field Taylor Hackford's questions. © AWN Inc.
The nominees and Taylor Hackford pose with the big gold guy. © AWN Inc.
Roger talks with Geza and Tamas before the Disney screening. © AWN Inc.
As Roger calls it, the animation oxymoron — Big Dwarves. © AWN Inc.
Torill answers questions about The Danish Poet after the Disney screening. © AWN Inc.
The curved, striped wall's vertigo causing effect made Roy Disney leave the office after two weeks. © AWN Inc.
An artsy shot up at the ceiling of the sorcerer's hat ceiling at Disney. © AWN Inc.
Thanks to Ed and John, offices were removed to make room for the new coffee lounge. © AWN Inc.
Marcy poses on the newly installed American Dog pod. © AWN Inc.
The nominees get a chance to mingle with ICM agents after the screening. © AWN Inc.
As the nominees and agents chat, ICM vice chairman Bob Broder introduces Ron to Henry Winkler (on left). © AWN Inc.
Roger considers what he'll draw in Ron's special guest book featuring drawings by Animation Show of Shows, Oscar Showcase and Acme/AWN guests. © AWN Inc.
No Time for Nuts director Mike Thurmeier had to leave the tour early to receive another special award.
Introducing Katelyn Ivy Thurmeier