The Elephant in Competition
for children aged 7 and up
Belgium, Spain, 2018, dcp, 6:35
Matilda can't get to sleep and starts playing with her bedside lamp until the light bulb finally burns out. She finds herself plunged into darkness! She soon overcomes her fear and, using her torch, starts exploring her room in this new light, and discovers all the magic of the night.
In Ki-Ki-Do's forest, a strange creature – a frightened long-necked Ostrich – is on the run from a ruthless hunter. As Rosalia the Pig fails to protect Ostrich, Prince Ki-Ki-Do is called to action! But Ki-Ki-Do has been hit by a tranquilizer gun and is sleeping like a baby. Ostrich seems to be doomed to spending the rest of its life behind bars...
Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, 2019, dcp, 13:05
The Kite deals with the issue of death, but it does so in a simple metaphorical and symbolic way based on the relationship between a little boy and his grandpa. It explains that none of us are here forever and that all living creatures must die, but also shows that death doesn’t mean the end of our journey.
To share her chocolate “cœur fondant” with her friend, Anna must cross a glacial forest haunted by a new resident, a terrifying bearded giant. All animals that cross his path disappear... But the giant’s heart is gentler than it may seem.
Percy Cat is looking forward to a relaxing day in Cat Lake City – the cats´ vacation paradise. But the place is not as expected. Not even the spot on the towel is as safe as he thought …
A little tiger decides to take a long journey in search of his stripes.