By Tara Fowler
Updated September 28, 2012 at 05:07 PM EDT

Ever wonder how animators make the transition from traditional animation to 3-D? Well, we’ve got an exclusive behind-the-scenes clip from Hotel Transylvania that will show you how!

In this video, you’ll get a peek at how animators took the initial sketches of the film’s colorful characters and adapted them for realistic 3-D movement. From flying to jiving, there’s a lot of motion to be had in this film, so the animators faced a unique challenge. Check out the clip below:

Hotel Transylvania is in theaters now.

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