China’s Pearl Studio, formerly Oriental Dreamworks, has unveiled the first look at its new film, “Abominable,” a co-production with Dreamworks Animation.
Pearl studio directors Glen Keane and Jill Culton will present more details about their projects at Annecy this week.
Glen Keane will direct a feature film for Netflix.
The Chinese company’s goal is to become one of the world’s leading creators of high-quality animation content.
Upcoming plans for Oriental Dreamworks include films about world domination by cats, a supernatural Chinatown adventure, and an adaptation of “The Monkey King.”
A veteran of Hollywood companies like Disney and Nickelodeon, Peilin Chou is the new exec heading up Oriental DreamWorks’ big plans for the future.