REDCAT International Children's Film Festival

Amazing Journeys and Joyful Noises!

Part of the REDCAT International Children’s Film Festival, June 2–24, 2007

Brave kids, incredible adventures and one very cranky grown-up!

Discover a world of cinematic surprises as REDCAT presents award-winning animation, inspiring live action and rare classic films to engage and entertain film lovers of all ages. Join us in our state-of-the-art theater for more than 45 films from 15 countries in an adventurous journey around the globe and beyond. Curated by Elizabeth Shepherd

Presented in partnership with Northwest Film Forum and Cinema K. REDCAT’s International Children’s Film Festival is generously supported by Virginia and Austin Beutner.

Detailed program:

Journey to Mars
Juan Pablo Zaramella, Argentina, 2004. Antonio wants to go to Mars, and his grandpa knows the way. Winner, Best Animation, Sapporo Film Festival 2006, Best Animation, Brooklyn Film Festival, Best Short, Sydney Film Festival 2005, Golden Prize, 4th Tehran Animation Festival 2005. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Among the Thorns
Lotta & Uzi Geffenblad, Sweden, 2005. This gorgeously animated and joyously noisy film tells an unforgettable story of friendship between two misfits at a summer music camp. Winner, Best Feature Film, 5th Annual Tehran International Animation Festival (2007), 1st Prize, Animated Short Film or Video, Chicago International Children's Film Festival 2006. In Swedish with English subtitles.

Mr. Vinegar and the Crossword
Peter Elbling, USA, 2006. A man plans to enjoy a quiet morning doing the crossword puzzle, but the world has other ideas.

Total running time: 68 minutes.
Ages 6 and up

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Sat 6.9.07 3:30 pm

Sun 6.10.07 2:00 pm



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