FACETS 37th Annual Chicago International Children's Film Festival

ADVENTURES AWAIT (School Shorts Program)

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SCHOOL PROGRAM – Groups of 12+ tickets CLICK HERE for Group Reservation Form


Join a curious lynx, a peacock prince, and a tiny snail and an enormous whale on their journeys narrated by Diana Rigg.


Adventures await! In one short, a curious lynx leaves its forest, attracted by the lights of the nearby town. It has great fun there - until it falls asleep in the middle of a parking lot. In the early morning, locals are astonished to find this strange animal covered in snow. In another short, a bored peacock prince sets off on an adventurous quest and finds the reward is richer than he ever imagined. In the last short, a tiny snail and enormous whale set off for new shores. Narrated by Diana Rigg.


Shorts Program Duration: 59 minutes


Grades: K-2


Themes: Adventure; individual initiative, taking the lead; problem solving.


Language: This program is presented in English, Nonverbal, Dutch, and French with English subtitles


Geoblocking Notice: This program is only available in the Chicagoland area.

A LYNX IN THE TOWN (Short Film)


Synopsis: A curious lynx leaves its forest, attracted by the lights of the nearby town. It has great fun there until it falls asleep in the middle of a parking lot. In the early morning, locals are astonished to find this strange animal covered in snow.


Program Type: School Program and Public Program – Groups of 12+ tickets CLICK HERE for Group Reservation Form


Geoblocking Notice: This film is only available in the Chicagoland area.

  • Year
    2019
  • Runtime
    7 minutes
  • Language
    Nonverbal
  • Country
    France, Switzerland
  • Director
    Nina Bisiarina