CFFS 2020 [Online] - Wild and Free (Ages 8+)
Wed May 13: 3.00pm PDT
(4pm Denver / 5pm Chicago / 6pm NY)
Fri May 15: 1.00pm PDT
(2pm Denver / 3pm Chicago / 4pm NY)
Sun May 17: 11.00am PDT
(12pm Denver / 1pm Chicago / 2pm NY)
Sliding scale admission: $0-25. Please pay what you can; proceeds support our move to a virtual platform!
HOW TO WATCH
- Register for a ticket through Brown Paper Tickets in advance of the listed showtime (PDT). Registration ends 1 hour before the start time.
- 30 minutes before the screening, NWFF will send a link and password to your registered e-mail address! (Dont see it? Check your spam filter.) The password will expire at the end of the program. No late seating!
- If by showtime you do not receive an e-mail with details, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for a quick follow-up. (But please, check your spam!)
Festival - Childrens Film Festival Seattle 2020 [Online]
In these live-action shorts from Europe, South America, India and the USA, youll meet kids who navigate all kinds of magical twists and turns in their lives. Time travel with two friends, meet a bike-riding girl who isnt everything she appears to be and discover how friendships can build a bridge to understanding.
Content advisory: The Bicycle Thief has a surprise twist that makes us think twice about the assumptions we make!
Short Films in this Program:
A Dreamers Melody
(Kendra Ann Sherrill, USA, live-action, 2018, 4 min, nonverbal)
A trip to the movie theater sparks a passion for a young girl and her shoes.
The Bicycle Thief
(Kerry Skinner & Stewart Alexander, United Kingdom, live-action, 2018, 7 min, in English)
Whizzing through a wonderland of ice cream parlors and amusement parks, a girls adventure is interrupted when she looks up to find her bike has vanished. Shell need to give chase to see who rode away on it, and why.
All in Good Time
(Bonnie Dempsey, Ireland, live-action, 2017, 15 min, in English) Childrens Film Festival Seattle 2020 Childrens Jury prizewinner!
An Irish boy who lives on the West Coast of Ireland in 1918 and an Indian-Irish girl who lives in the same place in 2018, form a magical friendship via messages stuffed into a bottle that they throw into the sea.
(Berenice Adrianzen Zegarra, Peru, live-action, 2018, 20 min, in Spanish with English subtitles)
A resourceful and imaginative boy shows his little brother how to turn a search for recyclables into a grand hunt for treasure.
Apples and Oranges
(Rukshana Tabassum, India, live-action, 2019, 22 min, in English with English subtitles) Childrens Film Festival Seattle 2020 Childrens Jury prizewinner!
In this fable set in the land of Fruitistan, friends named Daisy and Tulip must find a way to overcome a big difference that has divided their families.
Northwest Film Forum (View)
1515 12th Ave
Seattle, WA 98122
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|