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New short film 'Out' features Pixar's first gay main character

May 22, 2020, 6:33 PM UTCBy Gwen Aviles"Out," a short film that features Pixar's first gay main character, was released Friday on Disney+.The film, which is part of the platform's SparkShorts series, follows the story of Greg, whose excitement about moving in with his boyfriend, Manuel, is undercut by his anxiety over not being out to his parents. When Greg's parents come to visit him at his new apartment, Greg tries to hide the evidence of his relationship, but his fairy god-pets, a magical dog and cat, encourage him to tell his parents the truth."Out" was directed by Steven Clay Hunter, who is known for animating "Finding Nemo" and "WALL-E," among other Pixar films. Max Sachar, known for his work on "Coco" and "Toy Story 3" produced the s ...