Day 2 San Antonio Children’s Film Festival
Event on 2017-08-03 09:45:00
2nd annual SAFILM-San Antonio Children’s Film Festival – a collaboration between the San Antonio Film Festival and the Pearl programmed in association with the New York International Children’s Film Festival 2017. Sing and Learn with Ms. Blanca 9:45am puppet show This engaging bilingual story time will introduce young children to a variety of Spanish and English words while teaching them about Hispanic culture. Best for ages 3-6 Thursday August 3, 2017 – Pearl Studio @ the Full Goods Building 10-11am Children’s Screening Recommended for Ages 3 – 7 Kid Flix 1 (limited to 100 seats) A diverse community must put aside their differences to enjoy a tasty meal in Stone Soup (France/Belgium), a hungry creature devises a way to get his fill in Tiger (Germany), and a young croc enjoys a tasty treat in Crocodile (Germany). With visually innovative animation and many Audience Award winners from New York International Children’s Film Festival 2017, Kid Flix 1 is truly fun for ages 3-7. 1) OUTDOOR CINEMA Russia/Australia Animation, Tatiana Poliektova, 2014, 3 min The best cinema of all reflects what is right in front of us, in this homage to all things that capture our eye. 2) THE BIRDIE Russia Animation, Yekaterina Filippova, 2015, 3 min Once a birdie met a hippo. Teaming up makes everything easier. 3) A HOLE Mexico Animation, Maribel Suarez, 2016, 5 min A little girl longs for a playmate in the garden. Her efforts go unnoticed—until they finally take root. 4) TIGER Germany Animation, Kariem Saleh, 2016, 4 min A little tiger, happy but hungry, devises clever means to fill his belly and satisfy his cravings. 5) CROCODILE Germany Animation, Julia Ocker, 2016, 4 min A relaxing evening on the couch turns into a noshing nuisance for one peckish croc. 6) KONIGIRI KUN: SHOPPING Japan Animation, Mari Miyazawa, 2015, 5 min Konigiri Kun, a curious rice ball with a penchant for shopping, goes out to market and is tempted all around in this hilarious nod to overconsumption. 7) SPRING JAM New Zealand Animation, Ned Wenlock, 2016, 6min Lone Stag lacks a certain something in the antlers department: the antlers. How will he get any birds to help him make music for the spring jam? 8) WATER PATH FOR A FISH Spain/Colombia/France Animation, Mercedes Marro, 2016, 8 min Oscar rescues a goldfish from the clutches of hungry cats, but with the drought, has trouble caring for it. When the faucets turn on, the challenge truly begins. 9) SPIDER WEB Russia Animation, Natalia Chernysheva, 2016, 4 min Anyone can get caught in a bind, but working together means weaving new webs of strength in one spider’s dilemma. 10) YOU LOOK SCARY USA Animation, Xiya Lan, 2016, 4 min Sometimes we amplify our fears. Usually, they’re not so bad at all. 11) STONE SOUP France/Belgium Animation, Clementine Robach, 2015, 7 min Times are tough in one little town: first no food, now no electricity. Eventually, the transformative power of community nourishes all in more ways than one. 12) MR. NIGHT HAS A DAY OFF Lithuania Animation, Ignas Meilunas, 2016, 2 min Why is the night changing the day? Well, when you don’t like something, you change it. 13) THE POCKET MAN France/Switzerland/Georgia Animation, Ana Chubinidze, 2016, 7 min Good things come in all sizes and packages. Especially the pocket man, whose kindness abounds. 14) THE PITS USA Live Action Puppetry, Mike Hayhurst, 2016, 3 min We know it’s not always easy being green–but it all works out in this charming quest for a perfect match.
at Pearl Farmer’s Market
312 Pearl Pkwy
San Antonio, United States