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One Small Step (2018)

TAIKO Studios presents the story of Luna, a Chinese American girl who dreams of becoming an astronaut.

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Andrew Chesworth (head of story), Bobby Pontillas (original concept) | 3 more credits »
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TAIKO Studios presents the story of Luna, a Chinese American girl who dreams of becoming an astronaut.

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English

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25 June 2018 (USA) See more »

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One Small Step See more »

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A great short overall, Check it out
25 January 2019 | by ghostfriendisaliveSee all my reviews

A wonderful short that not only looks amazing but is also able to capture the idea of dreams or dreaming for something big and the roller coaster that follows. An 8 for now but im mixed between a 7 and a 8


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