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We Are All Little Heroes!

We Are All Little Heroes!

Their hands are small, but kids' dreams can be huge!


The Oscars 2019 nominated animated short One Small Step depicts a vibrant young Chinese American girl who dreams of becoming an astronaut; whereas the fearless girl in Belly Flop shows her determination in learning to dive. And not to mention the courageous Furry who dare to explore the unknown in Fruits of Clouds, or the dauntless roller-skating girl looking for her neighbour's missing bird in Outdoors…10 outstanding animated shorts from all around the world. Heart-warming stories carrying the message – Life might be full of obstacles, but persistence pays off.

  • Features interactive activities conducted in Cantonese
  • Approximate running time: 90

One Small Step:

  • USA, China ∣ 2018 ∣ Colour ∣ 7'40"
  • Directors: Andrew Chesworth, Bobby Pontillas
  • No Dialogue

1st Prize (Professional Jury) in Best Animated Shorts, Chicago International Children's Film Festival 2018 Audience Award, Best Short Film, Gold Coast International Film Festival 2018 Best Animation, San Jose International Short Film Festival 2018

Belly Flop:

  • South Africa ∣ 2018 ∣ Colour ∣ 4'53"
  • Director: Jeremy Collins
  • No Dialogue

Gryphon Award (Elements 6+), Giffoni Film Festival 2018 Best Animation, Africa Movie Academy Awards 2018 The Czech TV Audience Award, Zlin International Film Festival for Children and Youth (2018)

The Downfall of Santa Claus:

  • Norway ∣ 2018 ∣ Colour ∣ 13'24"
  • Director: Robert Depuis
  • In Norwegian with English and Chinese subtitles

Golden Gunnar, Best Nordic-Baltic Children's Film, Fredrikstad Animation Festival 2018

Robot and the Whale

  • Sweden ∣ 2018 ∣ Colour ∣ 6'25"
  • Director: Jonas Forsman
  • No Dialogue

Game Changer

  • USA ∣ 2018 ∣ Colour ∣ 2'40"
  • Director: Aviv Mano
  • No Dialogue

Best Animation, Oniros Film Awards 2018 Best Animation Short, Paris Art and Movie Awards 2018

Fruits of Clouds

  • Czech Republic ∣ 2017 ∣ Colour ∣ 10'35"
  • Director: Kateřina Karhánková
  • No Dialogue

Best European Short Animation Award, Cinekid Festival 2017

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  • Cinema, Hong Kong Film Archive
  • Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Space Museum

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Price: 70 HKD



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