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Animated Antics 12+

22nd October 2018 | Belfast

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Venue Participating School (We Come To You!)
Tickets £4 per pupil. Ages 12+
Times 22nd October - 16th November (choose your date): 10:30am

This is a great practical opportunity for schools to watch and review an international short film package of world animations before selecting a winner. The Cinemagic programming team will be on hand to share reviewing tips and guiding students in what to look out for when critiquing the shorts.

The Golden Tortoise
Dir: Celia Tisserant & Celia Tocco – France & Belgium – 13 mins
A tortoise promises a fisherman that all his wishes will come true if he lets her go free.

The Stone Mason’s Dream
Dir: Frits Standaert – Netherlands, France & Belgium – 17 mins
A wealthy banker prides himself on his fortune, but is literally bored to tears with his life.

My Grandpa is Hiding
Dir: Anne Huynh – France – 7 mins
A grandfather explains to his grandson that he'll have to take care of his flower garden after he dies.

Mister Paper Goes Out for a Walk
Dir: Ben Tesseur & Steven De Beul – Netherlands & Belgium – 8 mins
Mister Paper goes out for a walk. This is going to be a lovely day!

No Gravity
Dir: Charline Parisot, Jérémy Cissé, Fioretta Caterina Cosmidis, Flore Allier-Estrada, Maud Lemaître-Blanchart, Ludovic Abraham – France – 8 mins
An astronaut comes back to earth and tries to fit in again.

Stuffed
Dir: Élise Simoulin, Édouard Heutte, Clotilde Bonnotte, Anna Komaromi, Marisa Di Vora Peixoto & Helena Bastioni – France – 7 mins
An unstable cat makes a strange encounter that helps him to overcome his anger.

The Downfall of Santa
Dir: Robert Depuis – Norway – 13 mins
Santa Claus’ whole existence is dependent on a little boy’s faith.

Clemence’s Afternoon
Dir: Lénaïg Le Moigne – France – 10 mins
Clemence has to deal with being ignored at the summer Picnic.

Catastrophe
Dir: Jamille van Wijngaarden – Netherlands – 2 mins
When a little bird suddenly drops dead in its cage, all eyes are on the cat.

Area of Learning: The Arts, Language and Literacy, Modern Languages, Environment and Society

Cinemagic Patrons

  • Liam Neeson
  • Pierce Brosnan
  • Dermot O’Leary
  • Terry George
  • Brian Cox
  • Lisa Henson
  • Suranne Jones
  • Julian Fellowes
  • Christine Bleakley
  • Seamus McGarvey
  • Ciaran McMenamin
  • Colin Farrell
  • Patrick Bergin
  • Ros Hubbard
  • John Hubbard
  • Gary Knell
  • Rachel Kavanagh
  • Aidan Power
  • Mark Huffam
  • Saoirse Ronan
  • Craig Doyle
  • Robbie Sheehan
  • Bruce Reynolds
  • Marc Mallett
  • Bronagh Waugh