Pixar Producers Pete Docter and Jonas Rivera on Why Inside Out Makes Us Cry

Pixar wizard Pete Docter and producer Jonas Rivera appeared Saturday at the Vulture Festival to screen the studio’s latest animated film, Inside Out. After the movie, the pair gave moderator David Edelstein a minute to wipe his eyes before discussing why it took five years to make the film, how co-star Mindy Kaling reacted when they pitched it to her, and their love of making audiences cry. Watch the complete discussion below.

Pixar Producers Explain Inside Out’s Cry Factor