Disney has released a new featurette for Disney’s Launchpad Short Dinner is Served.

(Disney)

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What’s Happening:

  • Disney has released a featurette on the Launchpad short, Dinner is Served featuring Hao Zheng as he discusses the film.

  • Directed by Hao Zheng, Written by G. Wilson & Hao Zheng, Dinner is Served is about a Chinese student at an elite U.S. boarding school who realizes excellence is not enough when he tries out for a leadership position no international student has ever applied for.
  • You can check out our review of the short here.
  • The goal of Disney Launchpad is to diversify the types of stories that are being told and to give access to those who have historically not had it. Inspired by life’s journey, the first six short films on Disney+ are based on the theme, “Discover.”
  • Submissions for the second season of Disney’s Launchpad which will be based around the theme of “Connection,” will be accepted through June 11, with the brand-new addition of a writers’ track.
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