Tall Trees, Big Sky and Me
TALL TREES, BIG SKY, AND ME
Sunday, Feb 4 @ 11am
Peer up at a canopy of trees, dip your toes in a cool stream, and dodge an icy snowball during these films about outdoor adventures. Grab your gear for great short films to remind you that nothing is better than spending time in nature!
(Julie Rembauville, France, animation, 2016, 3 min, English. Seattle premiere!
A little bug wears beautiful red shoes and dreams of a match made in heaven.
(Helene Letourneur, France, animation, 2016, 3 min, nonverbal) North American premiere!
Autumn is in a hurry to paint her colors on the world. But there isnt much time: Winter is on the way.
Nino & Felix
(Marta Palazzo and Lorenzo Latrofa, Italy, animation, 2016, 8:11 min, nonverbal) Seattle premiere!
With a lot of imagination, and a few snowballs, two very different boys find a way to become the best of friends.
Watch the trailer: https://vimeo.com/147467503
(Samy Natsheh and Arly Jones, Spain, animation, 2017, 19 min, Spanish with English subtitles) North American premiere!
Tito, a blind boy from the city, goes on the adventure of his life with a little girl from the countryside. Together, they will use all their senses to find their way home.
Watch the trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YLsIxveA_R8
The Boy and Boris
(Johnny Dutch, USA, live action, 2017, 6 min, English) World premiere!
A lonely boy discovers a friendly monster that only he can see.
Watch the trailer: https://vimeo.com/233793021
Were Going on a Bear Hunt
(Joanna Harrison and Robin Shaw, UK, animation, 2016, 25:25 min, English) West Coast premiere!
Based on the classic childrens book, this gorgeously hand-drawn film follows the adventures of siblings and their pet dog as they go on an all-day, outdoor adventure in search of bears.
Watch the trailer: https://vimeo.com/195981376
Content advisory: This is a program about adventures and animals, and so may include scenes that will be intense for the most sensitive young viewers In Nino and Felix, boys imagine battling each other physically, and then become friends. Were Going on a Bear Hunt, includes an encounter with ... well, a bear!
Northwest Film Forum (View)
1515 12th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122