69 Jonson Street
Byron Bay NSW 2481
Family Friendly Shorts
This selection of 12 short films and animations provide a fun and lively alternative to traditional children’s entertainment. Your kids will get to meet the filmmakers and experience a Q&A.
King Bunny reminisces about all the things that made being a kid great in the eighties.
Via tells of the journey of life through epic, beautiful environments and meaningful character animation. It shows how we should open our eyes to the good things that happen every day, to the experiences we share with the people we love, and that we should find the silver linings, or the lessons to be learnt, in even the lowest times.
Set in the early 60’s, a young child is forced into a constant routine of violin practice by her vicarious mother. Discord explores ways in which levels of conflict and manipulation exist subtly within domestic settings; breeding patterns of both resistance and submission.
Inclusion Makes the World More Vibrant
A little boy helps his blind mother experience an art gallery in a surprising and unusual way.
Act Natural is a short film that seeks to exhibit the inner battle that occurs within people with high-functioning autism as they engage in everyday conversation.
Jasmine spends her lunch digging for pebbles in the school sandpit. She’s an outcast to the other kids, but Alex sees her differently.
Wheels of Fortune
Some people are lucky enough to just roll through life, for Oscar, the term means something else. Wheels Of Fortune is a teen drama about Oscar who’s passion for roller skating is prevented by a life bound to his wheelchair.
During the USSR space race, Macha and Vassily work secretly on a special project…
On a train trip through spatial and temporal dimensions the travellers suddenly comes across themselves.
My dad taught me how to pack…
It’s a Bird Thing
In the underworld of the favelas, Aaron, a little boy, lives a wretched and lonely life. Until the day he sees a wonderful bird flying overhead. At this moment, a strong desire to escape his constrained life stirs deep in his heart. He will do his best to achieve his goal: flying!
Helped by her self-made flying mechanical creatures, a young inventor and a pint-sized superhero defeat the town bullies and find an unexpected friendship.