the character animation tumblelog
We’re thinking that the idea of doing original films is going to catch on, because after all, where do sequels come from?
Ward Kimball, who as a top animator, had his own room, was gazing out the window one rainy day (it does rain in California), when the door opened behind him. After a suitable pause, he turned, and there was WALT! Never at a loss, Ward just said in a hearty voice, “Just studying effects, Walt, just studying effects!” I imagine Walt had a good laugh!
— Ken Southworth