The Art of Rio: Featuring a Carnival of Art From Rio and Rio 2

Tara Bennett

Tara Bennett is the author, or co-author, of several movie and TV companion books including The Art of Epic and The Art of Rio, both about animated movies from 20th Century Fox and Blue Sky Studios, as well as Fringe: September’s Notebook, Lost Encyclopedia, The Art of 300 and The Art of Terminator Salvation.

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From 20th Century Fox Animation and Blue Sky Studios, the creators of Ice Age and Horton Hears a Who!, the musical adventure comedy Rio told the story of how rare Blue Macaws Blu and Jewel met and fell in love in Rio de Janeiro during Carnaval. In Rio 2, the pair journey with their 3 chicks to the amazon jungle in search of their wild roots. With over 300 pieces of concept art, character sketches, storyboards and digital paintings, along with interviews with the key animation talent, this book reveals the artistry behind the 2 colourful movies.

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9781781169780
  • Dimensions: 254 x 279mm
  • Hardback: 192pp
  • Publication date: 7 March 2014
  • Illustration detail: Colour illustrations throughout
  • All authors:
    Tara Bennett

Rio & Rio 2 2014 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. All Rights Reserved.

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