Family Friendly Shorts
Birds of a Feather
Bianca Nall / Australia / 2018 / 8 mins
A little bird wants to befriend two pelicans and share in the plump fish they flaunt.
Producer: Jed Cahill
Aisling O Connor / Ireland / 2019 / 3 mins
A forest creature’s quiet life is turned upside down when her new neighbour attempts to win her affection.
Producer: Richard McEnteggart
What’s My Superpower?
Justin Heymans / Canada / 2019 / 10 mins
One little girl’s search for the thing that makes her special.
Producers: Neil Christopher, Monica Ittusardjuat
A Whale’s Tale
Giovanna Utichi, Robin Celebi, Izzy Burton / UK / 2018 / 3 mins
An animated short film that tells the story of a whale who helps other sea animals free themselves of plastic and a young boy on a mission to clean up his local beach.
Producer: Emma Healing
Adelia’s Road Trip
Viktoria Eve Schultz / USA / 2019 / 4 mins
Adelia sees the beauty of the natural world through the lens of a child while everyone is glued to their technological devices.
Producer: Viktoria Eve Schultz
The Kite (Pouštět Draka)
Martin Smatana / Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland / Year / 13 mins
Told with enchanting, richly-textured images, this tale is about remembering those who are no longer with us.
Producer: Peter Badač
Vicky Wight / USA / 2019 / 15 mins
When a wannabe mobster loses his most prized marble to the school bully, he must find the courage, the confidence, and the thumbs to stand up for himself and win it back.
Producer: Bridget Stokes
The Girl at the End of the Garden
Bonnie Dempsey / Ireland / 2019 / 15 mins
A slapstick comedy about an unhappy young girl whose life is turned upside-down when she finds a mysterious runaway with psychic powers in her back garden.
Producers: Sinead Barry, David O’Sullivan
Suitable for age 5+