The Inspiration Behind ‘Lava’

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Jim Murphy, Director of the Pixar short 'Lava' told us about the day he played his ukulele for John Lasseter to pitch the idea he had in his head for a short film. Nerves were in the air but it all went well for Jim who got the approval from John for the short he'd call 'Lava'. You can watch 'Lava' right before 'Inside Out' on June 19. This segment aired on the KTLA Morning News Monday, June 8,2015.

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