The films are selected for their quality and originality, but also for the themes they address. Family members who wish to attend the screening are welcome! Following the screening, a bilingual workshop linked to the theme of the films allows children to try out their hands at different artistic disciplines while also fostering a creative and sensitive approach to bilingualism. A great opportunity, for a very low price!
Kidscam, B, 2011, 5', without dialogues
Eight youths, aged from 9 to 15 years, explore the stop-motion technique. An experimental film based on randomly chosen words found in old books.
Richard kelly, IR, 2010, 6, without dialogues
Paperman is an animated short film which follows a lone man's quest to find his true love in a busy paper metropolis. Will he find the Papergirl he hopes for?
Daniel Greaves, 1996, UK, zonder dialogues/sans dialogues, 25'
Matt Phlatt, his cat Geoff, and his fish Chips are regular, ordinary folks -- cel-animated, "flat" characters in a 3-D world. When a bank robber is released from a 1930s gangster film into Matt's world, the robber goes on a crime spree
Oscar nominated shortfilm.
Workshop animated by Elke van der Kelen:
This month we'll use paper to discover secrets in the history of movie. We'll make our own thaumatrope and flip-book.