FACETS 37th Annual Chicago International Children's Film Festival

PEAS IN A POD (School Shorts Program)

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


With plans going awry, these short films teach us that the only constant we have are our friends and our intuition.


The characters in this collection of animated shorts look to join together to make things happen! In one short, a playtime pirate and his mates are on a treasure hunt, which turns into an animal rescue, instead. In another short, a sweet pod of peas has adventures through the change of seasons. In the last short, an owl schoolmaster tries to present the year-end show, but the hilarious evening does not go as planned.


Shorts Program Duration: 62 minutes


Themes: Persistence, teamwork, empathy.


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


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

PEA CHILDREN (Short Film)


Synopsis: A sweet pod of peas has various adventures through the change of seasons.


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
    Latvian with English subtitles
  • Country
    Latvia
  • Premiere
    North American
  • Director
    Dace Riduze