Frozen II is a American computer-animated musical fantasy film. Walt Disney Animation Studios produced the film. It is the sequel to the film Frozen. Jennifer Lee and Chris Buck directed the film, screenplay by Lee, and Peter Del Vecho produced the film. The film stars Jonathan Groff, Kristen Bell, Josh Gad, Idina Menzel, Mattea Conforti, Sterling K. Brown, Evan Rachel Wood, Alfred Molina, Martha Plimpton, Jason Ritter, Rachel Matthews, Jeremy Sisto, Ciarán Hinds.
The film is set three years after the events of the first film. Elsa, the Snow Queen, has an extraordinary gift, the power to create ice and snow. She is always surrounded by the people of Arendelle, no matter how happy she is. She finds herself strangely unsettled. She hears a mysterious voice calling her, and she travels to dark seas and enchanted forest beyond her kingdom. This adventure turns into a journey of self-discovery.
Release Date, Awards and Review Frozen II –
It premiered on November 7, 2019, in Los Angeles and was released in the United States on November 22. The film grossed $1.45 billion worldwide, and it was the third highest-grossing film of 2019 and the second highest animated grossing film of all time. The film became the highest-grossing opening for an animated film. It received positive reviews from critics. It won Annie Awards for Outstanding Achievement for Voice Acting in an Animated Feature Production, Outstanding Achievement for Animated Effects in an Animated Production, Visual Effects Society for Outstanding Effects Simulations in an Animated Feature.
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On March 12, 2015, at Disney’s annual meeting, it was announced that Frozen II is in development. Buck and Lee will return as directors and Del Vecho as a producer. In an October 2017 interview, it was announced that new characters would be there. Personal journals for the characters Elsa and Anna were drafted by the director Lee. In August 2018, Christopher Robin was hired to assist Lee with writing the film’s screenplay. The film was produced by a team of approximately 800 people, of whom 80 were animators.
Kristen Anderson-Lopez, Robert Lopez returned from the first film to write new songs for the sequel, while Christophe Beck returned to compose the film’s score.