World Panorama for Children 1 (rerun)

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Duration 49:59

A selection of films for children that missed out on being selected for the competition by just a hair’s breadth. These will be screened in the World Panorama for Children section.

Annie and Joey / Anča a Pepík

directed by Michal Žabka

year: 2016
country: CZ
duration: 13:01
An animated series for children, presenting the world of mice like that of humans. The protagonists are two baby mice – Annie and Joey.

Swamp Witch

directed by Billy Huntington

year: 2016
country: GB
duration: 03:18
A young girl escapes to a swamp to avoid the consequences of her actions.

Bear & Bird

directed by Dan & Jason

year: 2015
country: US
duration: 04:31
Bear & Bird is about two best friends: a laid back brown bear who just wants to take it easy, and an overly excited cardinal who’s one coffee away from a nervous breakdown. When a long-awaited video game finally arrives in the mail, the duo settles in for a marathon gaming session.

Hippo Hop

directed by Patxi Exequiel Aguirre

year: 2015
country: DE
duration: 03:30
A sweating hippo mother paddles into a river’s cooling water. Her young calf wants to do likewise - but her legs are too short and she sinks, much to the consternation of the little fish snoozing on the river bed. The hippo soon catches the attention of more fish and together they find a solution.

Caminandes: Llamigos

directed by Pablo Vazquez

year: 2016
country: NL
duration: 02:30
In the Patagonian winter, food gets scarce. Koro the llama engages with Oti the pesky penguin in an epic fight over that last tantalising tasty berry.

Christmas Ballad / Vánoční balada

directed by Michal Žabka

year: 2016
country: CZ
duration: 11:50
A young boy survives in a city destroyed by war. He evades fighting machines and collects old broken toys that he repairs in his shelter. The toys replace his friends and family - one day he finds a Christmas gift.

My Dear Gnome

directed by Emmanuelle & Julien

year: 2016
country: FR
duration: 01:07
My Dear Gnome is a dialogue-free series for kids aged 6–9. It follows the adventures of a ceramic garden gnome and a plastic deer, who are lawn ornaments living in an elderly grandmother’s garden.

The House / Domek

directed by Veronika Zacharová

year: 2016
country: CZ
duration: 05:27
A short animated movie from a world similar to ours, yet a little different. Everything begins with the family leaving their tiny suburban house. But home just can’t let go...

What A Peaceful Day / 他奶奶的一天

directed by Eden (Kai-Hsun) Chan

year: 2016
country: TW
duration: 04:45
An old lady heads to the woods seeking peace and quiet. She has a chance encounter with a hunter collecting antlers, and a conflict arises...