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Experience a fantastically creative lineup of international short films sure to entertain and engage the whole family!

Immediately after the program, join us for BEYOND THE SCREEN activities that bring the film content to life, sponsored by the Trailhead Children's Museum.

This program has been generously sponsored by The Lange Family.


SUN 9/29 - 3 PM - Center for the Arts

Anyone 18 and under will be admitted FREE.

 

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ACHOO    

Lucas Boutrot, Elise Carret, Maoris Creantor, Pierre Hubert, Camille LaCroix, Charlotte Perroux    
(France, 2017, 7 mins)    

In ancient China, a little dragon who can't breathe fire will fight to overcome his weakness in order to take part in the New Year’s celebration.

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A DREAMER'S MELODY    

Kendra Ann Sherrill
(USA, 2018, 4 mins)    

A trip to the movie theater ignites a passion for a young girl and her shoes.

BELLY FLOP    

Jeremy Collins, Kelly Dillon    
(South Africa, 5 mins)   

Persistence pays off when a fearless young girl learning to dive is unperturbed by a more talented diver who steals the spotlight.

 

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BEEBOX    

Cable Hardin, Director, in person     
(USA, 2018, 2 mins)    

Colorado Premiere

The story of contemporary agriculture and the need for change, as told by a bee and its box.

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BEST LAID PLANS    

John Morena    
(USA, 2 mins)    

Things never go quite the way we imagine...

 

FLIPPED 

Hend Esmat, Lamiaa Diab    
(Egypt/UK, 2018, 5 mins)   

Kid and adult roles are switched in this story following bizarrely reversed interactions, tackling topics of maturity and parenting in a comedic way.

  

CAT DAYS   

Jon Frickey    
(Germany, 2018, 11 mins)    

Jiro feels sick. His father takes him to the doctor. She diagnoses a harmless condition. But it shakes the boy's identity to the core.

LOST & FOUND    

Andrew Goldsmith, Bradley Slabe   
(Australia, 2018, 8 mins)    

A clumsy, crocheted dinosaur must unravel itself to save the love of its life. perfectly. But there is one ANT who is doing everything differently.

MELON KUMA    

Sierra Schlag (in person) . George Knowles Jake Cohn (in person)  
(USA, 2018, 4 mins)    

A skiing adventure featuring a popular Japanese mascot with a half melon for a head.

 

 

FAR OUT: KAI JONES    

Mark Behrendt  
(USA, 2018, 5 mins)    

With the snow falling non-stop in Jackson Hole, 12-year-old Kai Jones squeezed every last day out of his spring break to tee off huge airs and rip classic out-of-bounds lines.

 

MOGU & PEROL     

Tsuneo Goda    
(Japan, 2018, 9 mins)    

Colorado Premiere

An original story about two friends living on Yummy Island, where eating together is fun and delicious food can be found everywhere!

 

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RACCOON AND THE LIGHT    

Hanna Kim    
(USA, 2018, 4 mins) 

Colorado Premiere  

A curious raccoon plays with a flashlight as he explores a dark forest.

 

ONE SMALL STEP    

Andrew Chesworth, Bobby Pontillas    
(USA/China, 2018, 8 mins)    

An ambitious young girl aspires to become an astronaut with the support of her humble father.

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SCRAMBLED    

Bastiaan Schravendeel    
(Netherlands, 2017, 7 mins)    

Colorado Premiere

When 19-year-old Esra misses her train and is killing time playing a flashy game on her smartphone, a vintage Rubik’s Cube captures her attention.

SLURP    

Florent Hill    
(France, 2018, 4 mins)    

Grandson tries to fix his grandmother's annoying habit.

SMALL SPARK    

Nicolas Bianco-Levrin    
(France, 2019, 3 mins)  

Colorado Premiere  

A small mouse lives vicariously through adventures in books. When the candle goes out, it’s her turn to seek a small spark by living--not reading about--a dangerous adventure…

STARLIGHT   

Tyler Thompson    
(USA, 2017, 5 mins)    

Colorado Premiere

An old man who lights the stars of the sky has lost his motivation, and an unknowing little boy may be his only remaining source of light.

THE FRUITS OF CLOUDS   

Kateřina Karhánková    
(Czech Republic., 2017, 10 mins)    

Furry and his friends live in the dark woods and will make a great discovery by overcoming their fear of the unknown.

THINGS YOU CAN DO WITH EXTENDABLE ARMS   

Luca Paulli   
(UK, 2018, 2 mins.)  

Colorado Premiere  

What would you do if you had extendable arms? A commentary on how we constantly try to define ourselves through acts of consumption.

TWO BALLOONS   

Mark Smith  
(USA, 2017, 9 mins)  

Colorado Premiere  

Two adventurous lemurs navigate their dirigibles halfway around the world to a place where happenstance and fate threaten to disrupt their reunion.

WAVE HANDS LIKE CLOUDS   

Marga Laube
(USA, 2018, 3 mins)    

A poetic exploration of what it feels like to step out into the unknown, through the breathtakingly beautiful endeavor of high-lining.