Animator and director Momo Wang’s new animated short film, “Penglai” has generated Oscars buzz.

The film is about a fisherman searching for the mythical land of Penglai after he meets a woman he believes to be the manifestation of The Buddha.

For more information about Momo Wang and to watch the trailer for “Penglai,” click here.

This segment first aired on the KTLA 5 Weekend Morning News on Sunday Dec. 4, 2022