The Elephant in Competition I (First Timers), 3+

Length: 26’

Animated shorts in the running for the Children Jury Award for best film in the Elephant programme. Varying by subject matter and technique, this is a selection of animations that will enthral children and their parents alike. As the programmes are carefully tailored to specific age groups, there is no worry in letting the youngest children enjoy the animated images on the big screen.

Zbiralec zvokov – S tokom za zvokom / The Sound Collector – Float Your Boat

Directed by: Chris Tichborne, Lisa Arioli
Short synopsis:

When the Sound Collector travels in his boat on the stream, things get a little out of hand – and so does his ukulele playing!

Potovanjce / Le Tout petit voyage / A Tiny Voyage

Directed by: Emily Worms
Short synopsis:

John sees an extraordinary sight: Titi his parakeet opening the door to own his cage, all by himself! Yet the bird doesn’t fly away… So John decides to help Titi overcome his fears, as the pair set out on a tiny voyage.

Rumena luč / Yellow Light

Directed by: Tal Kantor
Short synopsis:

Red Light Green Light, a children's game, affects the routine of a girl who rushes with her dog to reach her destination.

Ko sem se bal teme / Quand j’avais peur du noir / When I Was Scared of the Dark

Directed by: Célia Tisserant, Arnaud Demuynck
Short synopsis:

Robert does not like going to bed as he thinks there are monsters in his room, hiding in the dark. His mother leaves the landing light on and his door ajar. But that does not stop the little boy’s imagination from conjuring up his deepest fears! Fortunately, he has his teddy bear to help him …

Kameleon / De kameleon / The Chameleon

Directed by: Pim ter Braak
Short synopsis:

A Chameleon tries to protect himself against approaching danger with his camouflage but is forced to flee away. This only gets him into more dangerous situations.

Ježek / Ježek / The Hedgehog

Directed by: Daniela Hýbnerová
Short synopsis:

Can hedgehogs swim?

The Elephant in Competition I (First Timers), 3+

Length: 26’

Animated shorts in the running for the Children Jury Award for best film in the Elephant programme. Varying by subject matter and technique, this is a selection of animations that will enthral children and their parents alike. As the programmes are carefully tailored to specific age groups, there is no worry in letting the youngest children enjoy the animated images on the big screen.

Short synopsis:

When the Sound Collector travels in his boat on the stream, things get a little out of hand – and so does his ukulele playing!

Short synopsis:

John sees an extraordinary sight: Titi his parakeet opening the door to own his cage, all by himself! Yet the bird doesn’t fly away… So John decides to help Titi overcome his fears, as the pair set out on a tiny voyage.

Rumena luč / Yellow Light

Directed by: Tal Kantor
Short synopsis:

Red Light Green Light, a children's game, affects the routine of a girl who rushes with her dog to reach her destination.

Short synopsis:

Robert does not like going to bed as he thinks there are monsters in his room, hiding in the dark. His mother leaves the landing light on and his door ajar. But that does not stop the little boy’s imagination from conjuring up his deepest fears! Fortunately, he has his teddy bear to help him …

Kameleon / De kameleon / The Chameleon

Directed by: Pim ter Braak
Short synopsis:

A Chameleon tries to protect himself against approaching danger with his camouflage but is forced to flee away. This only gets him into more dangerous situations.

Ježek / Ježek / The Hedgehog

Directed by: Daniela Hýbnerová
Short synopsis:

Can hedgehogs swim?