Best of Annecy Shorts for Kids
A curated selection of short films for children from the Annecy Film Festival
d’Alex Budovsky, USA, 2017, 4 min
A musical film and a visual journey through different parts of Brooklyn demonstrating some of the iconic spots and others not often seen by the visitors.
Robert Lobel, Germany, 2017, 7:34 min
Two characters are linked by their hair. They influence each other with every move they make.
A Walk in the Woods
Hugo Frassetto, France/Belgium, 2017, 4:27 min
Five wolf cubs are playing in the woods and tease Daddy Wolf who is getting ready to go out and “eat them all up”! A musical take on a famous French children’s game.
Winds of Spring
Keyu Chen, Canada, 2017, 6 min
Unfolding with the rhythm of the seasons, this film tells the tender story of a young girl who, driven by the irrepressible need for self-fulfillment, decides to leave the family nest.
Oana Lacroix, Switzerland, 2018, 6 min
In a large forest inhabited by single-colored birds, everyone has found their place on a tree. But what happens when a bird has two colours?
The Man with the Birds
Quentin Marcault, France, 2017, 4:30 min
The inhabitants of a mountain village cut off by snow await the arrival of the Man with the birds, which is the sign that winter is over.
Krishna Chandran A. Nair, France, Switzerland, 2018, 6:21 min
In the middle of the ocean, a school of fish comes to the rescue of a red fish floating on the surface of the water. They try to do everything they can to help it, unaware that it’s in fact a balloon.
Äggie Pak Yee Lee, Hong Kong/Estonia, 2017, 4 min
A teacher takes a group of mischievous children on a tour of an art gallery.
Julia Ocker, Germany, 2018, 4 min
The ants are working together perfectly. But there is one ant who is doing everything differently.
The Pig on the Hill
Jamy Whesless and John Helms, USA, 2017, 6 min
When Pig’s free-spirited and energetic new neighbour Duck plunges himself into Pig’s quiet, orderly life, Pig learns that having friends is what he has been missing all along.