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Over the Moon Installation in Chinatown

A magical light installation has taken over Chinatown London to celebrate the release of Netflix’s new movie, Over the Moon.

21/10/2020 - 15/11/2020

at Chinatown, Gerrard Street, .

Looking to make the most of quieter London streets?

 

If you can safely walk to the heart of London, get ready to immerse yourself in the magic of movies.

Running from 21st October – 15th November 2020, a magical lantern installation in London’s iconic Chinatown marks the release of brand-new animated film OVER THE MOON, ahead of the film’s global debut on Netflix on 23rd October 2020.

Chinatown will be brought to life each evening with a thrilling animated illumination of over 12,000 LED lights, the spectacular lanterns tell the story of Netflix’s OVER THE MOON with Fei Fei and her trusty partner Bungee the Rabbit travelling to the Moon to find Chang’e, the Moon Goddess whose legendary tale gave birth to the Mid-Autumn festival.

Characters portrayed in the Installation include the mythical Jade Rabbit, Lunarian guardians Foo Dogs, luminescent Moon Frogs, and a rocket ship inspired by that built by the film’s lead character Fei Fei, along with her trusted companion Bungee. They culminate in a giant moon sphere bearing the images of Chang’e, Fei Fei and Bungee, along with a travelling rocket bike that can be viewed at ground level.

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Want to try ‘Over The Moon’ treats whilst seeing the new sights?

 

Simply follow the ‘Over The Moon Trail’ across a selection of restaurants and dessert vendors in Chinatown London who have created exclusive items and dishes inspired by the film.

Fill-up on Bubble Wrap’s Over the Moon Honeycomb Combo with Honeycomb gelato, bunny panna cotta, strawberry and tempered chocolate, or try Mamason’s Dirty Ice Cream Over The Moon Bilog filled with red bean ice cream⁣.⁣⁣

Whatever you decide, there’s something for everyone to safely enjoy.

Check out what’s on offer here.

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