FACETS 37th Annual Chicago International Children's Film Festival

DREAMERS WANTED (Shorts Program)

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Dreamers and doers make things happen.


Dreamers and doers make things happen in this series of shorts. In one short, the school painting competition is a great chance for Fleur to prove that she is an artist as great as her grandmother. However, things get complicated when she realizes that she has forgotten her favorite paint box. In a hybrid of live-action and animated film, she escapes the pressure of the situation by immersing herself in her own imagination. In the last short, Deenpal wants to be a great soccer goalie. Along with physical training, he has to get mentally prepared, too.


Shorts Program Duration: 73 minutes


Themes: Dreamers, career aspirations, perseverance; trusted adult external supports.


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


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

BLANK PAPER (Short Film)


Synopsis: The school painting competition is a great chance for eleven-year-old Fleur to prove that she is a real artist. However, when she realizes that she has forgotten her favorite paint box, a fight with the blank paper in front of her arises. As if this weren't enough, she must figure out how to sort out a sudden bully situation. Can Fleur escape her pressures using only her own imagination.


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
    2020
  • Runtime
    15 minutes
  • Language
    Nonverbal
  • Country
    Germany
  • Premiere
    Chicago
  • Director
    Bastian Eipert
  • Producer
    Danilo Pejakovic