Rebel Song (Gr 7-9)

2015 Festival

Tues, May 5 @ 12:30 pm – GPLT; Sat, May 9 @ 11:00 am - GPLT

Chosen by teachers, this engaging package contains 5 films about taking risks to obtain a goal and not giving up even when it seems unobtainable.

Films in this package

A young boy longs to be good at something and realizes what it will be when his father comes home with an old piano. He will become the next Mozart.  

  In a dystopia where a person’s social class is determined by their theme song, a young woman challenges the status quo by daring to change her tune. Won Best Short Film at the 2014 London Sci-Fi Film Festival.  

In a dark future, the world can look and sound like a paradise with properly tuned ImmerSyst Eyes & Ears, but when the device begins to fail and he needs to find a replacement, a man leaves his young son at home to venture out into a city where violence and danger lurk beneath a…

Nigel has fallen in love. But when you live in orbit aboard a ramshackle space hovel with the most risk-averse family imaginable, it isn’t easy to follow your heart, especially when the girl of your dreams is spinning around earth the wrong way. Screened with the kind permission of Network Ireland Television and No Logo…

Two travellers inspire a nearby community with their courage and determination as they attempt to build a gigantic bridge that will cross a gulf blocking their way. Won Best Animation at the 2014 YoungCuts Film Festival among other awards.