Session 1: Music and Friends (Preschool)
Time/Date: 9.30am Thursday 11 July
A selection of colourful and inspiring films for the littlest kids. Come dressed as your favourite creature for spot prizes.
G | International Short Films | 40 mins | 3+
Robot and the Whale (2018), dir. Jonas Forsman, SWEDEN (G)
Lobo is a cheerful robot who lives with her best friend Banjo, a curious robot dog. Together, they help to plant trees and rescue animals in need. One day they meet a stranded whale on the beach.
The Musical World of Mr Zoink (2017), dir. Mark Taylor, UNITED STATES (G)
The grooviest music teacher in the twilight world sings a song about finding music everywhere, as the woods literally light up with sound.
BoyPigButterfly (2018), dir. Rhys Williams, UNITED KINGDOM (G)
A cardboard boy wonders what to do with his life with only a butterfly and pig as advisers.
Friendshape (2017), dir Virginia Wilkos, UNITED STATES (G)
A triangle, circle, square, and rectangle who celebrate the gift of friendship.
The New Neighbours: Making Friends (2018), dir. Greg Walter, UNITED STATES (G)
New Neighbors Flurggg and Monni play a game to bring smiles to the faces of their friends – monsters and kids alike.
Tailored (2018), dir. Léa Cousty, Chloé Astier,Raphaël Guez, Mélanie Fourgeaud, Hugo Bourriez and Victoire Le Dourner, FRANCE (G)
A tailor’s first day of work as a simple dressmaker in a famous haute couture salon.
In the Tallgrass (2017), dir. Erin Anfinson, UNITED STATES (G)
A journey through the insect world hidden in an Iowa tallgrass prairie.
Island (2017), dir. Max Mörtl and Robert Löbel, GERMANY (G)
On a small island, a bunch of exotic creatures run across each other.
Tyrannosarus Funk (2017), dir. Sandra Boynton, UNITED STATES (G)
Samuel L. Jackson, in the guise of a rust-coloured cartoon T. Rex, stomps his captivating way through this lively and droll animated musical short.