Shorts #1: Family Friendly
Two Short Nights
Thu 01 Jan 1970
4.30pm - 5.30pm
Now in its fifteenth year, Two Short Nights Film Festival returns with a jam-packed programme of screenings and events celebrating the world of short film.
Discover inventive animation, stunning cinematography and storytelling at its finest with screenings featuring must-see films from around the globe alongside emerging local talent.
After school film fun! A selection of our favorite short films, animation and live action, for children aged 7+. Come along on an animal filled adventure, where a fox and a mouse become best friends and a small bee has a big impact on his hive. A magic chicken helps out with a bakers cakes, while a clever little monkey keeps his wits about him to protect his bounty of bananas!
Constance Joliff, Daphné Durocher & Fanny Lhotellier, animation, France, 5mins
A small bee, allergic to pollen, discovers an extraordinary product that will dramatically impact the life of the hive.
Natalie van den Dungen, Drama/Comedy, Australia, 6mins
On her first day at a new school, a self-conscious young girl learns that friendship can overcome difference.
Jesús Peréz & Gerd Gockell, Animation, Switzerland/Germany, 6mins
An argument between a cat and a dog escalates into an emergency, but luckily the animator intervenes.
Evgenia Golubeva, Animation, United Kingdom, 2mins
Every time Lucy is called ‘Mouse’ by her Mum, she turns into a real mouse! What is Lucy going to do?
Pascale Hecquet, animation, France/Belgium, 6mins
A clever little monkey remembers to keep his wits about him when the bigger monkeys encroach on his bounty of bananas.
Gulliver Moore, drama/comedy, United Kingdom, 12mins
A baker whose down on his luck has his fortunes turned around when a magic chicken stumbles into his shop.
Antje Heyn, animation, Germany, 8mins
PAWO (Tibetan for “being brave”) is the magical adventure of a little toy figure, who finds herself in a curious world with some strange companions.
Liam Harris, animation, United Kingdom, 11mins
A crotchety old man lives a life of seclusion inside a submarine balanced atop a mountain, until an unwelcome visit from a seagull rocks his world.
Camille Chaix, Kevin Roger, Hugo Jean, Marie Pillier & Juliette Jourdan, animation, France, 6mins
A Fox hunts a mouse, but after an unfortunate event the mouse saves the fox from certain death and they become friends.