Disney’s Newest Short “Us Again” is Coming to Theaters this MarchFebruary 16, 2021
The Walt Disney Animation Studios announced that their newest short called “Us Again” is coming to theaters before “Raya and the Last Dragon,” beginning March 5, 2021. According to Entertainment Weekly, this film is Disney’s first theatrical short in 5 years.
Though a tweet published by the official Twitter account Walt Disney Animation Studios (@DisneyAnimation), it was revealed that “Us Again” was directed by Zach Parrish, the Head of Animation for Big Hero 6.
The dances in the short film, on the other hand, was choreographed by well-known dancers Keone & Mari Madrid. According to Keone & Mari they have been in the works for “Us Again” since 2019.
“I am so happy to give a little sneak peek of what we have been working on! I’m still pinching myself. Never in a million years would I have imagined I would get to work with such insanely talented people on something so special. I can’t wait for you all to see it!”– Zach Parrish on Instagram
“Dream project announcement 😭 Since 2019 we’ve been working on an animated short film with Disney, told entirely through dance/music (can’t believe I get to type that). And on March 5th, “Us Again” will play in theaters before Raya and the Last Dragon (wherever theaters are open). It will later go to Disney+ in June.”Keone Madrid on Instagram
“We’ve been very quiet bees about this absolute dream of a project that we got to be part of. “Us Again” a short film by @disneyanimation, featuring choreography by Keone and I, will be in theaters (that are open) March 5th coupled with their newest animated feature Raya and the Last Dragon. And yes, it will also be available on Disney+ in June. We are ECSTATIC to be finally be able to talk about it, and even more so for the world to see this beautiful piece.“Mariel Madrid on Instagram
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