Family Friendly Shorts
DIRECTOR: Various 2018 Tacoma Film Festival Official Selection
Movie lovers of all ages will delight in these seven animated and narrative short films featuring adventure, creativity, life lessons and fun. The first 100 guests will enjoy free doughnuts from Top Pot Doughnuts and Smith Brothers Farms milk.
Screening at the Blue Mouse Theatre
1. 7 PLANETS
UK | 6 MIN | 2018 | Milda Baginskaite
A tale of one girl’s dream to escape Planet Earth. West Coast Premiere
2. A Dreamer’s Melody
US | 4 MIN | 2017 | Kendra Ann Sherrill
A trip to the movie theater sparks a passion for a young girl and her shoes. WA State Premiere
3. Lotte that Silhouette Girl
US | 9 MIN | 2018 | Elizabeth Beecherl and Carla Patullo
Once upon a time, long before Disney and other animation giants, Lotte Reiniger ignited the screen with shadows, light, and a pair of magical scissors.
4. Elizabeth Sees
CANADA | 8 MIN | 2017 | Val Magarian
Elizabeth has only a tiny pinhole of vision. In order to see the bigger picture she must use her camera and sketchbook to shrink the world into something she can see.
5. 49 Mile Scenic Drive
US | 10 MIN | 2018 | Tyler McPherron, Bradley Smith
The compelling and amusing story behind one of San Francisco’s most visually arresting signposts and the design change that tarnishes a legacy. WA State Premiere
6. Wonder Buffalo
US | 18 MIN | 2017 | Christine T. Berg
Ann, a Thai-American teen, dreads her impending arranged engagement and runs away to attend a cosplay con. Along the way she battles her insecurity and school bullies in preparation for her most powerful nemesis -- her mother. WA State Premiere
7. Space Girls
UK | 9 MIN | 2017 | Carys Watford
During a sleepover, four 9-year-old girls obsessed with space embark on a secret mission in their cardboard rocket. When Dad returns home, what will become of their mission?
Screenings will be held at the Blue Mouse Theatre.