Coco tells the story of Miguel, a 12-year-old aspiring singer who seeks to follow in the footsteps of Ernesto de la Cruz, the most famous musician in the history of Mexico. Confronted with his family's ancestral ban on music, he enters the land of the dead to try to find his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer.
Lee Unkrich is an Academy Award®-winning director at Pixar Animation Studios and the vice president, editorial & layout. He was executive producer on “Monsters University” and Disney•Pixar’s Fall 2015 feature film, “The Good Dinosaur,” and is the director of the Academy Award®-winning “Coco.”
Adrián Molina is an American animator, storyboard artist, screenwriter and lyricist. He has been at Pixar since 2007, where he started as a 2D animator on Ratatouille. He later moved on to be a storyboard artist, working on Toy Story 3 and Monsters University. After writing for The Good Dinosaur, Molina started his first assignment as a screenplay writer, for Coco, and later went on to co-direct the film.