Children’s International Film Festival: Program 2
Recommended ages 8 to adult
Films are in English or with English subtitles.
Shingo Usami; Australia; 2015, 10 min A father and son work their way past loss to strengthen cultural bonds in the unlikeliest of places: the lunchbox.
Marta Palazzo Lorenzo Latrofa; Italy; 2015, 8 min Nino and Felix, two boys thrown together by circumstance, must learn to work it out in fantastical fashion to find common ground.
Ervin B. Nagy; Hungary; 2016, 7 min Eleven-year-old “Little Mouse” is a naturally gifted swimmer who earned a spot at the Bucharest Youth Championship. Will she have what it takes to out-lap the big kids?
Elizabeth Ito; USA; 2015, 9 min The animated high school challenges of T-Kesh, your average Monster-American teenager.
Sonia Cendón, Sara Esteban, Arnau Gòdia, Ingrid Masarnau, Martí Montañola; Spain; 2016, 7 min Roger is used to being the leading man in a stop-motion series. But when his good luck runs out on set, he must learn how to claw his way back…
Olga Osorio Spain; 2016, 9 min Summer, 1982. Teo claims he has found the fabled Einstein-Rosen Bridge through space and time. His brother Óscar doesn’t believe him…at least not for now.
Rhea Dadoo; USA; 2016, 3 min It’s about friendship and reflecting on personal journeys. Also, dogs!
Job, Joris, & Marieke; Netherlands; 2016, 21 min Three friends must walk a day in each other’s shoes…and legs, and torsos.