Notice how Shan Yu doesn’t even question it or make a comment about “BUT YOU’RE A GIRL” he just instantly goes into a “I’LL TEACH YOU TO KILL MY MEN AND STEAL MY VICTORY” rage and I think about this a lot sometimes
((Well that might have to do with the fact that he’s a Hun. Women among the Huns had higher status than their Chinese counterparts and even some of their own men. Women were free to hunt and fight along side of the men, could choose their own husbands and divorce him if she choose to. There were even records of clans being led by women leaders. So for Shan Yu Mulan is just another soldier))
#i’m glad someone pointed that out#nomads have pretty much always been better about equality than their sedentary neighbors#also fun thing: one of the reasons the mongols never really assimilated was that mongol women flat out refused to participate in misogynistic chinese culture
Every Disney Film: Mulan (1998)
«The flower that blooms in adversity is the most rare and beautiful of all.»
Don’t tell me. We’re about to go over a huge waterfall
sharp rocks at the bottom?
bring it on
haven’t been drawing enough lately, and that’s the gospel truth
Hercules confirms he and Ariel are cousins (x)
I dreamed a dream -Les Misérables/animation crossover
This is SO beautiful
DONE I’M DONECasually bringing this back.
Bless the Sultan
The fact that this is what pulled the Sultan out of his trance.
“I think doing voice work for animation is probably acting in its purest, most ancient form. It’s a bit like the [ancient] Greek form of acting, where they had masks on. In our case, the mask is the animator’s drawings."
— James Earl Jones (The Making of “The Lion King”, 1994)
Visually breathtaking Disney movies:
19/?? - Lilo and Stitch
don’t even talk to me about how perfect Atlantis is
Disney Challenge - Heroes - "So the world will know what you have done for China"
I learned my lesson, okay?