Mr Spam

SLIFF/Kids Family Shorts 1

96 minutes 15 Films

Stories of kindness and bravery highlight this collection aimed at 4- to 8-year-olds.
In this program
Another Pack

Another Pack

Directed by
George Nelson
2021
6 minutes
English
Rocky the dog learns that unexpected changes can yield new opportunities.
Birth

Birth

Directed by
Roberto Valle
2021
9 minutes
Spanish
A little boy's world changes when he learns his mother is pregnant.
Butterfly Orchid

Butterfly Orchid

Directed by
Chia-Hui Lu
2020
6 minutes
No Dialogue
A piano composition helps bring an animated painting to life.
Cat Called Jam

A Cat Called Jam

Directed by
Lorraine Lordan
2019
8 minutes
English
A cat from out of town tries to befriend three dogs while they wait for a butcher to throw out scraps of meat.
Hope

Hope

Directed by
Abdulla Al-Janahi
2020
9 minutes
No Dialogue
A baby sea turtle faces many obstacles, from human pollution to different predators, but he overcomes them all with cleverness and courage.
In a Pickle

In a Pickle

Directed by
Jennifer Gelfer
2020
7 minutes
English
A precocious little boy finds a charming solution for his schoolyard predicament.
Let's Talk

Let's Talk About Farts

Directed by
Greg Runnels
2021
2 minutes
English
A team of experts discuss flatulence.
Milk

Milk

Directed by
Celia Jaspers
2021
5 minutes
English
When she sees an old man unable to pay for his milk, a young girl has a change of heart.
Mr Spam

Mr. Spam Gets a New Hat

Directed by
William Joyce
2021
13 minutes
English
A man with a head full of dreams is beaten down by the factory where he works until he meets a woman who brings meaning and love back to his life.
Ocean Duck

The Ocean Duck

Directed by
Huda Razzak
2021
7 minutes
English
When a woman visits her ailing grandmother, an ancient tale comes to life.
Rabbit

Rabbit Out of a Hat

Directed by
Daryl A. Boman
2021
2 minutes
English
A magician's rabbit attempts to release herself from the hat in which she's trapped.

She Dreams at Sunrise

Directed by
Camrus Johnson
2021
11 minutes
English
The great-nephew of an elderly woman who escapes her mundane reality through dreams helps her reconnect to what she's really missing.
Sprout

Sprout

Directed by
Nayt Cochran
2021
6 minutes
English
A kind-hearted gardener nurtures a botanical child’s individuality when a prize-winning plant causes self-doubt.