In a movie that’s about music, you want the sounds to be authentic. So, a bunch of Pixar peeps popped down to Mexico to get inspiration for Coco.

The featurette below gives us a look into the process, with some fascinating insight – and amazing indigenous sounds.

What blew us away the most was that every note young Miguel plays on his guitar features accurately recreated fingering. You certainly can’t question Pixar’s attention to detail!

Coco pops into Australian cinemas on Boxing Day (December 26).

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