Time FrameJanuary 2020
A new Circle-Vision 360 film is in development for Epcot's China Pavilion. The film will utilize new technology that will allow the film to be seamless and is expected to debut in 2020. It is expected that a character from Mulan will host the new film.
May 13, 2019: WDWNT.com is reporting that the following films will debut in January 2020 as part of the 2020 Epcot International Festival of the Arts:
- New Seamless Circle-Vision 360 film for the China Pavilion.
- New Beauty and the Beast Sing-a-long in the France Pavilion.
- New Circle-Vision 360 film for the Canada Pavilion. An additional note on this from the article indicates that the film likely will not be seamless and is unlikely to feature Martin Short.
- New Awesome Planet show for The Land Pavilion.
November 18, 2018: WDWMagic.com user marni1971 is reporting that the new China Film will feature a host from a Disney movie (presumably a character from Mulan).
September 28, 2018: WDWMagic.com user marni1971 is reporting that the footage is in production and the new film is expected to debut in 2020.
July 15, 2017: At the 2017 D23 Expo, Disney announced they are producing a new Circle-Vision 360 film for Epcot's China Pavilion. The film will utilize new technology that will allow the film to be seamless.