Coco, Death and Memory
Disney/Pixar released Coco
in theaters in 2017. While the vibrant colors and vivid images on the screen and beautiful and typical of Disney/Pixar works, the film’s important lessons and perspectives around death and memory work to highlight familiar and unfamiliar understandings of death and family. Disney/Pixar’s Coco
follows Miguel, a boy around 12, who has a forbidden passion for music, based on...