The Observer

Know your mountain

Courtney Capra, Staff Reporter

December 2, 2016

Andy Harkness has an impressive resume as a Disney animator, a children’s book illustrator, an Emmy and Annie award winner and a father. Given these accomplishments, it might be surprising to picture him as he once was: a disheartened college student who had resorted to eating ketchup on crackers f...

Disney is the master of subtext

Ariel Raj, Contributing Reporter

March 18, 2016

Starting with the catchy, contagious, upbeat theme song sung by Gazelle (Shakira), “Zootopia” only goes uphill. The film incorporates everything you would expect from an animated movie and more; it’s almost like it’s meant for adults more than kids. The movie follows Judy Hopps (voiced by...

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