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Inside 'Tomorrowland': Designing the Future

Disney’s “Tomorrowland” imagines a future utopia endangered by cynicism and despair. Production designer Scott Chambliss shared how he found inspiration in everything from the architecture of Eeno Saarinen to a cheese­cutter from his own kitchen to create this stunning world.

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