Sounds Like Music

Music, often used to underscore films, takes centre stage in these shorts. This program will leave your voice humming and your feet tapping with its irresistible tunes and tales.    

Themes: confronting death, adventure, imagination, history, innocence, friendship and communication

 

Pl.ink!

This animation is a fast-paced hair-raising ride through an inky world, set to Frédéric Chopin's Opus 10, No 4.

RATING: G

length: 
3min
screens: 
Mon, 04/15/2013 - 10:00
Mon, 04/15/2013 - 11:45

Monster Symphony

A little girl does voice exercises with her monster buddies to frighten adults.

RATING: G

length: 
4min
screens: 
Mon, 04/15/2013 - 10:00
Mon, 04/15/2013 - 11:45

My Little Chicken

This animation by the award-winning Smiley Guy features Richard Perlmutter, from the album Beethoven's Wig: Sing Along Piano Classics. 

RATING: G

length: 
2min
screens: 
Mon, 04/15/2013 - 10:00
Mon, 04/15/2013 - 11:45

366 Tage

Starting social work as a paramedic, young Patrick soon comes in contact with patients that are suffering more from their loneliness than from their actual diseases. As he tries to help, he gets himself into relationships that are way more demanding than expected.

RATING: G

LANGUAGE: In German with English subtitles

length: 
12min
screens: 
Mon, 04/15/2013 - 10:00
Mon, 04/15/2013 - 11:45

Beethoven's Wig

A world famous composer is having a serious bad hair day. In fact, sometimes it seems like his wig has a life of its own, and worse, is intent on global domination. Animated to the four-time Grammy-nominated “Beethoven’s Wig” series’ song.

RATING: G

length: 
2min
screens: 
Mon, 04/15/2013 - 10:00
Mon, 04/15/2013 - 11:45

The Story of Little Paolo

In 1863, Cyrill undertakes a journey to Italy. He carries a mysterious music box on his back. He meets little Paolo, who dreams about having the same music instrument.

RATING: G

LANGUAGE: In French with English subtitles

length: 
22min
screens: 
Mon, 04/15/2013 - 10:00
Mon, 04/15/2013 - 11:45

Una Furtiva Lagrima

This animated film is a requiem for a black bass who laments his pathetic fate, from his sale at the fishmarket to his final destination: the frying pan.

RATING: G

length: 
3min
screens: 
Mon, 04/15/2013 - 10:00
Mon, 04/15/2013 - 11:45

China Fantasia: The Light of Friendship

Master animator Joe Chang’s new film is a swirl of color, music and story, blending the magic of well-known Chinese folk music with tales told in ink and wash, paper-cut and traditional Chinese realistic painting. All ages will thrill to the artistry, imagination and deep love of Chinese culture on display in this stunning new film.

RATING: G

length: 
6min
screens: 
Sat, 04/13/2013 - 20:30
Mon, 04/15/2013 - 10:00
Mon, 04/15/2013 - 11:45

China Fantasia: The Moon is High in Heaven

Master animator Joe Chang’s new film is a swirl of color, music and story, blending the magic of well-known Chinese folk music with tales told in ink and wash, paper-cut and traditional Chinese realistic painting. All ages will thrill to the artistry, imagination and deep love of Chinese culture on display in this stunning new film.

RATING: G

length: 
6min
screens: 
Sat, 04/13/2013 - 20:30
Mon, 04/15/2013 - 10:00
Mon, 04/15/2013 - 11:45
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