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An aging Chinese mom suffering from empty nest syndrome gets another chance at being a mother when one of her dumplings comes to life as a lively, giggly boy.
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Bao is a 2018 American computer-animated short film written and directed by Domee Shi and produced by Pixar Animation Studios. It was released with Incredibles 2 on June 15, 2018. The film is about an aging and lonely Chinese-Canadian mother, suffering from empty nest syndrome, who receives an unexpected second chance at motherhood when she makes a steamed bun (baozi) that comes to life. The film won the Oscar for the Best Animated Short Film at the 91st Academy Awards.
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