REDCAT International Children's Film Festival: Day 5

Presented in partnership with Northwest Film Forum 

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12:00 pm     ANIMAL KINGDOM 

This program of beautiful animation is designed to delight kids who love critters both large and small. Enjoy the antics of elephants, birds, foxes, mice, pigs, hedgehogs, dogs and cats, and meet a seriously hardworking ant! 

Ginjas Zepe Santana & Humberto Santana, Portugal
Papa’s Boy Leevi Lemmetty, UK/Poland/Finland
Now You Know It Anyway Bastiaan Schravendeel, The Netherlands
Miriam’s Food Processor Andres Tenusaar, Estonia
Cat Immersion Project starring Maga Barzallo Sockemtickem, USA
Umba-Umba Konstantin Brilliantov, Russia
Boxie and Bully: How They Knitted A Scarf for Winter Lenka eperová & Lenka Zemanová, Czech Republic
Dress to Impress Falk Schuster, Germany
Chinti Natalia Mirzoyan, Russia
The Night of the Elephant Sandra Schiessl, Germany

Three films, in Dutch and German, with English subtitles, but dialogue is not needed for understanding. 

Ages 4 and up. 56 min. Also screening May 5, 12:00pm



The silver screen goes green for this collection of live-action and animated shorts about our ever-changing planet. These humorous and thought-provoking films are designed to make kids think, ask questions and come up with new ways to honor Mother Earth. 

Box Luciana Eguti & Paulo Muppet, Brazil
Abiogenesis Richard Mans, New Zealand
Bunty’s Tree Jasraj Singh Bhatti, India
Marine Day Chiao-Wei Tang, Taiwan
That Which Once Was Kimi Takesue, USA
Damned Richard Phelan, UK
The Change Fabián Ribezzo, Mozambique

The film “Damned” is about beavers!

Ages 8 and up. 60 min. 


3:00 pm     SHIVER AND SHAKE

Spend an hour on the edge of your seat with these international shorts—films to make you crack a smile and raise a goose bump or two. If you’re ready to face down floating heads, space aliens, spooky dolls, creepy birds, dark shadows and skeletons, then this program is for you! 

Cornfiscated DigiPen/Tara Mueller, Julian Jauregui, Marcos Gomes, Campion Kirkham, Thomas Nichols & Jay Rios, USA
Haunting: A Head Jenna Gibson, USA
Like Father Jesse Harley, Canada
Orange O Despair John Banana, France
Wing Asger Grevil & Mette Vestergaard Madsen, Denmark
A Shadow of Blue Carlos Lascano, France
Night Island Salvador Maldonado, UK/Poland
Marionette Thomas Tanner & Frayah Humphries, UK
Kostya Anton Dyakov, Russia
Joanna Makes a Friend Jeremy Lutter, Canada
Toys We’re Not Alex Bernas, UK
Monster Symphony Kiana Naghshineh, Germany

Strictly for kids who like chills and thrills!

Ages 9 and up. 64 min. 


View another day of the festival:
Sat May 4 - Sun May 5 - Sat May 11 - Sun May 12 - Sat May 18 - Sun May 19

Curated by Elizabeth Shepherd 

Funded in part with generous support from Nickelodeon.

Associated Images: 

SAT 5/18
12:00 pm
SAT 5/18
1:30 pm
SAT 5/18
3:00 pm

G - General Audience

M - REDCAT Members

ST - Students

CA - CalArts Students/Faculty/Staff