DC Shorts Film Festival

SEPTEMBER 7—17, 2017

Family Showcase by DCCAH

PRESENTED BY THE DC COMMISSION ON THE ARTS AND HUMANITIES

This showcase runs approximately 46 minutes and includes all of the films listed on the page. These films are appropriate for children aged 3+.

A parents guide with discussion ideas may be downloaded from dcshorts.com/parentsguide and will also be available at the Library.

PLEASE SURE TO CHECK THE TIMES AND LOCATION…Since times vary…

In 7 library branches throughout the District

Screenings

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9TH

Ward 2 – 11:00 AM / West End Interim Library / 2522 Vriginia Avenue, NW
Ward 3 – 12:30 PM / Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library / 4450 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Ward 4 – 11:00 AM / Shepherd Park (Juanita E. Thornton) Library / 7420 Georgia Avenue, NW
Ward 5 – 12:30 PM / Lamond-Riggs Neighborhood Library / 5401 South Dakota Avenue, NE
Ward 6 – 11:00 AM / Northeast Neighborhood Library / 330 7th Street, NW
Ward 7 – 12:30 PM / Francis A. Gregory Neighborhood Library / 3660 Alabama Avenue, SE
Ward 8 – 11:00 AM / Anacostia Neighborhood Library / 1800 Good Hope Road, SE

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A Martian Picnic

Animation • United States • 5 Minutes

A Martian competes with a mysterious creature for the contents of a picnic lunch.

Snowyville

Animation • United States • 5 Minutes

Ever wonder what magical things happen under your Christmas Tree?

Repaired

Animation • United States • 4 Minutes

Two aliens try to work out their differences to fix their crashed UFO only to fall into an unexpected situation

Julian Dillon

Animation • United States • 5 Minutes

A hippoplatypus discovers that the universe provides solutions to even the most challenging and surreal situations.

Otis V. Monster

Animation • United States • 3 Minutes

Motivated by a modest reward, a hard luck lumberjack plots to capture Bigfoot.

Kite

Animation • United States • 2 Minutes

A young boy chases his wayward kite to discover a magical place where kites fly free.

L’Amie De Zoe

Animation • United States • 2 Minutes

Zoe lives in a green planet where everything is green…until her new red friend Maho arrives and changes her life.

Hot Dog

Animation • United States • 6 Minutes

A dog yearns to join the fire department despite his not knowing what to do.

I Like Apples

United States • 2 Minutes

Puppets sings the praise of this versatile fruit.

Amazonia

Animation • United States • 5 Minutes

Setting out to find lunch, a tree frog quickly learns that the hunter sometimes becomes the hunted.

Brad & Gary

Animation • France • 7 Minutes

You can pick your friends and you can pick your nose, BUT you can’t pick your friend’s nose.

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