2017 SLIFF/Kids Family Shorts 1

88 min.

Christmas Star

Wei Kang Samuel Lee

A man tries to find the perfect star for his Christmas tree.

2017
6 min.

Coin Operated

Nicholas Arioli

Becoming an explorer takes time — and money.

2017
6 min.

Commander

Joel Dunn

A precocious girl dreams of becoming a space commander by walking in the footsteps of her hero.

2017
2 min.

Corky

Ty Primosch

A corkscrew battles a giant glass bottle to uncork seven mysterious lightning bugs.

2017
6 min.

Dam! The Story of Kit the Beaver

Kjell Boersma

The tale of Kit, a very independent (and easily distracted) young beaver who loves to explore the sounds of the forest she lives in.

2017
12 min.

Frog's Song

Violaine Pasquet

In Louisiana, at nightfall, when everybody is falling asleep, a frog has started singing in the depths of the bayou.

2016
11 min.

Indice 50

Sylvain Amblard, Alexandre Belmudes, Damien Clef, Mégane Fumel, Joseph Guené & Mathieu Peters-Houg

A family arrives on a crowded beach to spend their holidays, but a mosquito transforms their wonderful day.

2016
6 min.
French

Injured

Mohamad Hosein Abedini

A little girl tries to find out the of secret of the truck that is parked in front of her house.

2016
7 min.
Persian

Karma

Peter Zhaoyu Zhou

A boy meets a fish in a mysterious forest.

2017
4 min.

Light Sight

Seyed M. Tabatabaei

An imprisoned character is attracted to a hanging light and tries to catch it, but the room itself becomes an obstacle.

2016
8 min.

The Owl and the Lemming

Roselynn Akulukjuk

In this Inuit folktale, a young owl catches a lemming to eat.

2016
4 min.

Rouff

Benjamin Brand, Johannes Engelhardt, Markus Eschrich, Johannes Lumer & Julius Rosen

Rouff is sad, but he folds Pete from some paper and forms a beautiful friendship.

2017
7 min.

Scribble

Margaret Orr

A film animated by first-graders at a Chicago public school.

2016
2 min.
English & Spanish

Swiff

Alexis Agliata, Juliana Berckmans, Arnaud Bellour, Théo Bonora, Thiaud Gambier & Romain Lavoine

When an alien spaceship breaks down and crashes on Earth, the pilot is constantly disturbed by a hyperactive little boy as he searches for fuel.

2016
7 min.