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November 24th, 2019 Family Screenings

Family Screening and Workshop (2)

For the sixth year in a row, the RIDM is pleased to welcome families to the Cinémathèque québécoise to introduce young children to artistic documentary films. Programmed specially by Le Carrousel international du film de Rimouski on the theme of winter, the program of international shorts for ages 4 to 9 is sure to delight. Screenings are followed by a fun and educational workshop, where a snack will be served.

PROGRAM

The Squirrel and the Swallow | De Eekhoorn en de Zwaluw | Arjan Boeve | Netherlands | 2010 | 7 min | No dialogue
The squirrel makes friends with the swallow. When the swallow is in danger he tries everything to save her.

The Marathon Diary | Maratondagboken | Hanne Berkaak | Norway | 2015 | 7 min | No dialogue
Always Last embarks on an adventurous marathon through the ice cold and mythic landscape of Lapland. But she soon discovers that the run is not going to be a straight line between start and finish.

The Sled | Belchonok I Sanki | Olesya Shchukina | Russia | 2016 | 4 min | No dialogue
The little squirrel finds something he has never seen before.


Foul | Rune Denstad Langlo | Norway | 2014 | 6 min | No dialogue
Foul is a humorous and melancholy everyday odyssey; a road movie that follows a ten-year-old girl through all the resistance she experiences on a normal winter day in Norway.

Out on a Limb | Ast mit Last | Falk Schuster | Germany | 2011 | 5 Min | No dialogue
Leaves are falling all around, colder winds are arriving and birds are gathering together in preparation for the journey south.

Le silence sous les écorces | Joanna Lurie | France | 2010 | 10 min | No dialogue
In the depths of a great forest clad in a great white mantle, curious little creatures discover how beautiful, fascinating and white snow is… as it whirls them giddily on their way to extraordinary encounters with the strange and wonderful. A nocturnal tale brimming with tenderness.

Presented in collaboration with the Carrousel international du film de Rimouski.

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Family Screening and Workshop (1)

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