Sunday, September 17 at 2:00 pm
DIRECTOR KIRK WISE & ACTOR HEIDI MOLLENHAUER IN PERSON
An animated Disney adventure follows disfigured Quasimodo (Tom Hulce), the bell-ringer of Notre Dame Cathedral, who bides his time locked away in a tower. With only gargoyles to keep him company, Quasimodo longs to be with other people, leading to his chance encounter with the enchanting Gypsy Esmeralda (Demi Moore). When the beautiful young woman catches the attention of Quasimodo’s guardian, sinister Frollo (Tony Jay), Quasimodo must help to keep her out of his clutches.
Directors: Kirk Wise and Gary Trousdale
Cast: Tom Hulce, Demi Moore, Tony Jay, Jason Alexander
1996 | USA | 91 min
Hailing from San Francisco, Kirk Wise is a graduate of CalArts and was accepted. Wise (born August 24, 1963) is an American film director, animator and screenwriter best known for his work at Walt Disney Animation Studios. Wise has directed such Disney animated films as “Beauty and the Beast,” “Atlantis: The Lost Empire,” and “The Hunchback of Notre Dame.” He also directed the English language translation of Hayao Miyazaki’s “Spirited Away.”