President Barack Obama spent part of this afternoon on the campus at Dreamworks Animation in Glendale, where he gave a speech on the economy, and got a tour of the animation facility. I can't recall any sitting President getting a tour of an actual animation studio - they usually visit Disneyland if anything. 


Obama met with head of production Bill Damaschke and director Tim Johnson attended a voice session with Steve Martin and Jim Parsons for Happy Smekday (aka "Home") - click here for longer version, abridged version embed below: 

Obama also got a demonstration of how motion capture work from director Dean Dublois (How To Train Your Dragon 2):