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Disney/Pixar’s Lightyear Banned in Several Middle Eastern Countries Due to Same-Sex Kiss: 보고서

Disney/Pixar's Lightyear Banned in Several Middle Eastern Countries Due to Same-Sex Kiss: 보고서

Lightyear will not be allowed to play in theaters in a few Middle Eastern countries due to an LGBTQ moment in the Disney/Pixar film.

에 따르면 할리우드 리포터, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have banned the Toy Story spin-off, [object Window] 크리스 에반스 as Space Commander Buzz Lightyear, because of a same-sex kiss featured in the film. The scene comes during a montage of Space Ranger Alisha Hawthorne (voiced by Uzo Aduba) where she starts a family with her wife. In the montage, the character is seen sharing a kiss with her wife and later becoming pregnant and welcoming a son.

The UAE’s Media Regulatory Office 트윗 Monday that Lightyear ~이다 “not licensed for public screening in all cinemas in the UAE, due to its violation of the country’s media content standards.

BBC News 보고 that another recent Disney film, Marvel’s 광기의 다중우주에서 닥터 스트레인지, also didn’t play in Saudi Arabia after the country asked for theLGBTQ referencesto be removed.

Citing a source close to the production, 다양성 보고 in March that the Lightyear kiss was put back in the movie after at one point being cut. This was reportedly in response to Disney and Pixar staff uproar over Disney CEO Bob Chapek’s initial response to Florida’s so-calledDon’t Say Gaybill.

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당시, 콘센트 obtained a letter written by Pixar employees claiming that Disney censored same-sex affection in some of their recent movies, 처럼 Turning Red. “We at Pixar have personally witnessed beautiful stories, full of diverse characters, come back from Disney corporate reviews shaved down to crumbs of what they once were. Even if creating LGBTQIA+ content was the answer to fixing the discriminatory legislation in the world, we are being barred from creating it.

에반스, 41, 말했다 허영 박람회 earlier this month of the Lightyear kiss being reinstated in the movie, “It’s great that it’s back in the film. I think it’s a shame that it’s such a story. It should be more normalized, but I’m glad we are making those steps.

Added Aduba, 41, “굉장해, and a real hats off to Disney and Pixar for having that kiss be a part of this story. The kiss is a greeting and a gesture of love that is tender. It does establish who they are as people, but it is not the singular identifier for who either of them are. Seeing a loving gay couple in a meaningful way is important for everybody.

Galyn Susman, NS Lightyear 생산자, 말했다 허영 박람회 that it wasimportant” 에게 “represent everybodyin the movie: “Representation is huge for us, and we want to make connections with as many people as possible. Alisha and her wife have a relationship that lasts an entire lifetime. We don’t have enough movies that show relationships that last an entire life, and that’s aspirational.

Lightyear — which is directed by Angus MacLane and also stars Keke Palmer, Taika Waititi and James Brolin — is in U.S. theaters Friday.