I love The Muppets. I loved them on TV as a child, and I loved the movies that they made. And when I was a student journalist I blagged a visit to Jim Henson’s Creature Shop in London and was swept away all over again.
And now they’re back, in their first feature film in a decade. Here’s the trailer:
And here’s a wonderful short film of Jim Henson himself, showing you how to be a puppeteer — and how it’s not about technology but observation, humour and heart.