One Small Step: A Virtual Speed Cinema Presentation
Streaming ends August 31
Digital event program
Embark on a roller coaster of imagination and possibility in the compilation of new and acclaimed, family-friendly animated short films. The selection features the Oscar-winning Bear Story, and the Oscar-nominated shorts One Small Step, Gopher Broke, and Borrowed Time. Running time: approximately 73 minutes. Recommended for all ages.
Directed by Florian Babikian and Victor Caire
Deep into a forest, a gathering of wild animals start a nocturnal opera conducted by a squirrel. 2019, 2 minutes.
Directed by Jeff Fowler
A gopher finding himself on a road where trucks are hauling produce to market He hits on the idea of shaking some of the produce loose for himself, but other animals always beet him to the booty. That is, until a truck comes along with a cow. 2004, 4 minutes.
After the Rain
Directed by Valéian Desterne, Juan Pablo De La Rosa Zalamea
In a valley, a dog lives happily with his master, an uncommon shepherd. 2018, 9 minutes.
One Small Step
Directed by Andrew Chesworth and Bobby Pontillas
Luna, a Chinese American girl, dreams of becoming an astronaut. 2018, 8 minutes.
The Green Bird
Directed by Maximillien Bourgeois and Quentin Dubois
A noisy, but lovely, green bird lays its first egg. 2017, 7 minutes.
Directed by Coralie Soudet and Charlotte Piogé
After a sudden burst of wind in Buckingham Palace, the Queen’s hat get carried away around London. Fortunately, a trustworthy guard and a playful corgi run after it. 2016, 7 minutes.
Directed by Lucas Boutrot and Elise Carret
In ancient China a little dragon who can’t breathe fire with fight to overcome his weakness. 2018, 7 minutes.
Directed by Anne Castaldo and Sarah Chaklek
A very old apartment dweller steps out into the big city after her pet bird is accidentally set free by the little girl next door. 2017, 7 minutes.
Directed by Gauthier Ammeux, Valentine Baillon, Benjamin Chaumeny, Alexandre Dumez, Lea Finucci, Marina Roger
A tiger escaping his hunter ends up in a space station occupied by an astronaut and his goldfish, 2017, 7 minutes.
Directed by Andrew Coats, and Lou Hamou-Lhadj
A weathered sheriff returns to the remains of an accident he has spent a lifetime trying to forget. With each step forward, the memories come flooding back. 2015, 7 minutes.
Directed by Gabriel Osorio Vargas
An old, lonesome bear tells the story of his life through a mechanical diorama. 2014, 10 minutes.
Directed by Otilia Caussé, Geoffroy Collin, Louise Grardel
In Lisbon, a German married couple and a baby have a harrowing experience when the n28 tram when the brakes go out on the vertiginous track. 2019, 5 minutes.