Let's Play (2019)

2019 Festival

Tues, May 7 @ 9:30 AM – DJC; Wed, May 8 @ 10:00 AM – GPLT; Mon, May 13 @ 1:00 PM – GPLT

Presented by Capstan Hauling. This delightful package contains films about flight, friendship, and belly flops.

Films in this package

Two adventurous lemurs navigate their dirigibles halfway around the world to a place where a storm threatens to disrupt their reunion. Won Best Short Film at the 2019 Montreal International Children’s Film Festival among other awards.

Seeing the swallows return on the same day each year, a small mouse decides to make his dream of flying with them come true. He has one year to figure out how to do it.

A macho toy arcade prize is quick to judge a young girl who wants to win him, and goes on a life-changing journey in an attempt to stop her from winning enough tickets to take him home. Won Award of Excellence for Best Animation at the 2018 IndieFEST among other awards. Won Award of Excellence…

When a robot and her robot dog discover a whale stranded on the beach, the robot must overcome her fear of water to try to save it.

While others ignore the young girl who spends her lunch time digging for pebbles in the school sandpit, Alex sees her differently. Won Recognition Award for Outstanding Storytelling at the 2018 Adelaide International Youth Film Festival.

A chipped teapot fears that it will never be purchased from a second-hand shop since it is only picked up when its flaw is hidden and then returned to the shelf once the flaw is discovered. Will it ever be useful again?

Diddl and Diddlina are zapping through TV shows on a stormy day. Diddl wants to watch a scary show. Diddlina wants to watch a love story. Who will end up with control of the remote?

Pig enjoys his quiet, orderly life at the top of a hill until Duck becomes his new neighbour. Does this mean war, or the start of an unlikely friendship?

After a chance encounter with a worm in her apple, a girl puts it on the spinning wheel to keep it safe. She is amazed when the worm starts spinning the cotton with a magic dance and takes it home to show her father.

A fearless young girl tries diving while a talented diver keeps stealing the spotlight. Won the Grphon Award 6+ at the 2018 Giffoni Film Festival among other awards.