This featurette gives us the first official footage of Moana, Disney’s upcoming CG adventure fantasy animated movie directed by Ron Clements and John Musker about a mythic adventure set around 2000 years ago and across a series of islands in the South Pacific:
The Moana project was revealed today by Walt Disney Animation Studios and in a statement from Clements, creating this film is the highlight of both he and Musker’s career. The two agree that Moana is an adventurous undertaking but one they are thrilled to be a part of.
5. Moana's Badass: The story revolves around the new Disney princess hoping to find the long lost island she's heard about in stories in order to connect with her heritage. However, during this journey she'll have to battle bad monsters of the deep and confront a vengeful land spirit, who will be visualized with volcanic black skin and lava hair.