Music and Friends

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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+



Film Screening:


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.


40 minutes


No dialogue/English subtitles





International Shorts