My Parrot Mom
MY PARROT MOM
2016, 80 min, Martin Musarra, Argentina (live action)
Juana, an eleven-year-old girl, is part of a very special family whose members have the incredible ability to turn themselves into animals. She finds this out on the day her mother unexpectedly changes into a parrot! Juana must not only protect her mom but also learn to think of herself in a whole new way. Set on the coast of Argentina and imbued with magical Latin-American realism, this movie invites us to reflect on who we are.
NOTES TO PARENTS: In Spanish with English subtitles.
Fire, Water, Earth, Air, and Time
(Maria Reinhardt-Szyba, Germany, live action, 2015, 4 min) German with English subtitles.
In a surreal scene, one person moves forward in time while the other moves backward.
FOR AGES 11+
Northwest Film Forum (View)
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Seattle, WA 98122