• A big part of filmmaking, and a big part of the power of filmmaking, is creating characters that people fall in love with. So, those things, like the bloopers, create more reality and dimension, and the sense that these are not drawings or shadows, but they are living, breathing, thinking characters. That's the illusion.

    "Director Rob Minkoff Exclusive Interview THE LION KING 3D". Interview with Christina Radish, September 14, 2011.