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Entertainment Pixar's New Short Film Out Features Studio's First Gay Main Character

03:22  23 may  2020
03:22  23 may  2020 Source:   people.com

Pixar's New Short Film 'Out' Features Studio's 1st Gay Main Character

  Pixar's New Short Film 'Out' Features Studio's 1st Gay Main Character Pixar's latest short film "Out," which released on Disney Plus on Friday, features the studio's first gay main character. Just in time for Pride, the short film written and directed by Steven Clay Hunter follows a man who is about to move to the city with his boyfriend but is hesitant to come out to his parents that he's gay. But in a magical twist brought about by a dog and a cat that soar out of a rainbow, the man briefly swaps bodies with his dog, and he rushes to hide evidence of his relationship before his parents discover his sexuality. He quickly learns, though, that his true self isn't something that needs to be hidden.

Pixar ' s first gay main character is " out ." On Friday, the animation studio debuted Out , a short film featuring its first-ever LGBTQ character In 2019, Feige confirmed that Tessa Thompson's Valkyrie is the first openly LGBTQ superhero in Marvel Cinematic Universe history after the Thor: Ragnarok

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Pixar's first gay main character is "out."

On Friday, the animation studio debuted Out, a short film featuring its first-ever LGBTQ character in a central role.

The 9-minute short premiered on Disney+ as a part of the streaming service's SparksShorts series, which showcases independent shorts created by Pixar's employees.

Out centers around a man named Greg, who struggles with coming out to his parents as he prepares to move to the city with his boyfriend, Manuel. Greg's anxiety is compounded when his parents — unaware of Greg's relationship with a man — show up unannounced to help him pack.

Disney +: a touching coming out in the new short film Pixar! (VIDEO)

 Disney +: a touching coming out in the new short film Pixar! (VIDEO) This Friday May 22, the Disney + platform published its first creation embodied by a homosexual character. © DR This Friday May 22, the Disney + platform published its first creation embodied by a homosexual character. As the trailer to be seen at the end of the article shows, the main character of Out , the new short film from Pixar , is homosexual.

A gay man struggles with coming out to his family in a charming new animated short film premiering today on the Disney+ streaming service and marking the first Pixar movie with a Pixar recently also released Onward which also features an LGBTQ+ character . Voiced by Lena Waithe, the character

Movies. Pixar ' s first gay main character arrives in moving Disney+ short film . Out , the latest Pixar short released through Disney+'s SparkShorts series, arrived this week with the story of Greg as As he frantically tries to hide the evidence of his relationship from his mom in this new canine body, he

Directed by Steven Clay Hunter, who previously worked on Finding Nemo and WALL-E, the animated short also features a same-sex kiss.

Earlier this year, the Disney-Pixar universe saw its first animated LGBTQ character with the release of Onward.

The role — a Cyclops cop by the name of Officer Specter — was voiced by Lena Waithe and was Disney and Pixar’s first self-identified LGBTQ character in its history.

Previously, there were only speculations of same-sex relationships in the Disney-Pixar universe when viewers spotted what appeared to be a lesbian couple pushing a stroller in 2016’s Finding Dory. However, director Andrew Stanton opted to not specify when the film came out, telling USA Today, “They can be whatever you want them to be.”

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Last year, eagle-eyed viewers also surmised that a same-sex couple was featured in Toy Story 4 — in which two women can be seen dropping off a young girl at kindergarten — though filmmakers did not confirm the theories.

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During an event at the New York Film Academy in January, Marvel president and CEO Kevin Feige revealed plans to include more LGBTQ characters to the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

“Yes, absolutely. Yes,” he said during New York Film Academy event, according to NBC News. “And very soon. In a movie that we’re shooting right now.”

In 2019, Feige confirmed that Tessa Thompson's Valkyrie is the first openly LGBTQ superhero in Marvel Cinematic Universe history after the Thor: Ragnarok star said her character needs to “find her queen” in the follow-up, Thor: Love and Thunder, during a San Diego Comic-Con panel.

“The answer is yes,” he told io9 of Valkyrie having an LGBTQ storyline. “How that impacts the story remains to be seen with that level of representation you’ll see across our films, not in just Thor 4.

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