Kids 6+ Competition – Set II
December 8, 10:00
Ludwik Zamenhof Center, 19 Warszawska St.
Screening schedule (61′):
Coeur fondant / Melting Heart Cake
director: Benoit Chieux
music: Pablo Pico
France 2019, 11’
To share her chocolate «cœur fondant» with her friend, Anna must cross a glacial forest. Said forest is haunted by a new resident, a terrifying bearded giant. All animals that cross his path disappear and, of course, the mole’s route leads to him… but the giant has a warmer heart than it may seem.
J’ai perdu mon papa / I’ve Lost My Dad
directors: 8 children (coord. Louise-Marie Colon)
director of photography: 28 children
music: Thomas Medard, Jonathan Degive, Simon Medard
Belgium 2018, 7’
Picopatate and his dad are visiting the planet Earth! Unfortunately, the small extraterrestrial loses his dad. He leaves to his search…
Le dernier jour d’automne / The Last Day of Autumn
director: Marjolaine Perreten
director of photography: Marjolaine Perreten
music: Yan Volsy
Switzerland, Belgium, France 2019, 8’
Forest animals secretly collect abandoned bike parts with the intention of building vehicles that fit their size. A great race is preparing. The last day of Autumn’s race.
Pouštět draka / The Kite
director: Martin Smatana
director of photography: Ondřej Nedvěd
music: Aliaksander Yasinski
Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland 2019, 13’07”
Summer is coming to the end, the fruit is growing ripe on the trees. Grandpa gives his grandson a kite. As the boy is tossed around in the air, Grandpa catches him. Then the leaves fall and Grandpa has grown weak. A strong autumn wind carries him off into the cloudy sky. Winter comes, then springtime. A warm breeze brings them together again. Told with enchanting, richly-textured images, this tale is about remembering those who are no longer with us.
Świetlikowy gaj / The Firefly Grove
director: Tomasz Pilarski
director of photography: Tomasz Pilarski
music: Jakub Dobrowolski
Poland 2019, 5’
On a beautiful summer day a girl tries to turn the attention of her older brother to surrounding them nature but the boy is enthralled by his video games. The situation changes when his device is stolen by a magpie. After unsuccessfully chasing the thief the boy turns his anger to his sister just to find his lost gaming console a moment later. Now he must face the problems which he has caused and find their solution.
director: Géza M. Tóth
director of photography: Peter Piros
Hungary 2019, 12’
A lonely boy, playing with colorful matchsticks, talks about his dreams, fears and hopes. The matchsticks bring his visions to life. The film is based on an interview with a 7 year old.
Доброе Сердце / Good Heart
director: Evgeniya Jirkova
director of photography: Evgeniya Jirkova
Russia 2018, 5’12”
In one primeval forest lives one primitive family. Mom is strict, wild and gloomy in this family. All she wants is that everyone was full and healthy. But one day everything changes when her son brings a puppy home…