Fil-Am director to feature Pinoy roots in Pixar short film

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Posted at Jan 14 2019 11:26 PM | Updated as of Jan 15 2019 03:44 PM

MANILA - An upcoming Pixar short film will feature Filipino-American characters.

This is what director Bobby Rubio announced on his personal social media accounts on Friday.

Rubio, an artist and filmmaker, is one of the directors whose works are part of Pixar's SparkShorts.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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His film, "Float," will feature Filipino-American characters.

Aside from Float, Rubio is also working on a separate project, "Neighborhood Legend," which features a Filipina-American character in a story set in San Diego, California.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Spark Shorts will be launched on YouTube following its theatrical release this month.