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ANIMATION CELEBRATION (Tumbleweeds Shorts 1)

Saturday, September 24, 2016 @ 11:15 am

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Directed by Various Filmmakers
60 | 2016 | Various Countries | Not Rated
Program run time: 65 min

Recommended for Ages 4+

 

Meet an octopus that uses its eight limbs to bake a cake, a hermit crab searching for a new house, a stick man trying to find his way back home, and many other fascinating creatures in this collection of animated films from around the word. These delightful films are perfect for children four and older.

The Peacock Who Wanted to Be a Star
3 min | 2014 | USA | No dialogue
Directed by Danielle Heitmuller
Peacock longs to be a singing star like his neighbors. Unfortunately, his voice is not music to their ears. Follow Peacock on his quest to find the talent that will make him a star.

Head up!
3 min | 2015 | Germany | No dialogue
Directed by Gottfried Mentor
Two goats learn from each other.

Perfect Houseguest
2 min | 2015 | USA | No dialogue
Directed by Ru Kuwahata, Max Porter

A house is visited by a clean, organized, well-mannered guest.

Octopus
4 min | 2015 | Germany | No dialogue
Directed by Julia Ocker
An octopus wants to bake a yummy peach cake, but one of her arms has plans of its own.

Tiger
4 min | 2015 | Germany | No dialogue
Directed by Kariem Salah
A happy little tiger is imprinted on a food plate. If you leave him alone, and he can’t find anything to eat on his plate, he will leave it and travel around the lunch table to satisfy his appetite.

Crocodile
4 min | 2015 | Germany | No dialogue
Directed by Julia Ocker
A crocodile has everything it needs for a comfortable evening in front of the TV: cushions, a stool, and pretzel sticks. Then the pretzel sticks ruin all the fun.

I Am Not a Mouse
2 min | 2015 | United Kingdom | English dialogue
Directed by Evgenia Golubeva
Mum calls me Mouse, but I’m not. My name is Lucy.

The Birdie
3 min | 2015 | Russia | No dialogue
Directed by Ekaterina Filippova
Once a birdie met a hippo. They became friends and built a lovely house together.

Frozen Fun
4 min | 2015 | Germany | No dialogue
Directed by Verena Fels
A snowball fight is fun for everyone! Because it’s sooo cold outside, the penguin has to think of something special to get its friends to join the game.

House for Hermit Crab
9 min | 2015 | USA
Directed by Melissa Reilly Ellard, Paul R. Gagne, Motoko Inoue, David Trexler
Hermit Crab has outgrown his snug little shell so he must find a larger one, and along the way, he finds many new friends to decorate and protect it.

Stick Man
27 min | 2015 | United Kingdom | English dialogue
Directed by Jeroen Jaspaert, Daniel Snaddon
This animated film is based on the much-loved children’s picture book written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler.


Details

Date:
Saturday, September 24, 2016
Time:
11:15 am
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Organizer

Utah Film Center
Website:
www.utahfilmcenter.org

Venue

Jeanne Wagner at Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center
138 W 300 S
Salt Lake CIty, UT United States
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