In the Summer of 1994, while deep in production on their first feature film Toy Story
, the key Pixar creatives (including John Lasseter, Andrew Stanton, Pete Docter
and Joe Ranft
) had a now famous lunch in a diner called Hidden City Cafe
in Point Richmond. During this lunch meeting they ended up brainstorming the ideas that eventually became the films A Bug's Life, Monsters Inc, Finding Nemo
. The story has become mythic...