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It’s Alive!: Bringing Animatronic Characters to Life on Film was an exhibit hosted by the Academy of Motions Pictures Arts and Sciences from May 12 through August 20, 2006. The exhibit featured puppets made by Hollywood's leading animatronic artistes and companies.

Jim Henson's Creature Shop had many pieces on display from a variety of films, including The Dark Crystal, Labyrinth, Cats & Dogs, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Dr. Dolittle and more.

On July 20, 2006, the Academy screened Labyrinth followed by a panel discussion with Brian Henson, Karen Prell, Dave Goelz, Brian Froud and others.

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