CHILDREN CURATE: FOUR TIMES SHORT

CHILDREN’S CHOICE: FOUR SHORT FILMS

A very special task for the art class of Schillerschule Frankfurt: As trainee curators, the Year 5 students put together a film program, which is supposed to offer a glimpse into eleven years of short film competition during the 40th LUCAS-edition.

The pupils eventually decided on four short films:

RABBIT AND DEER / HASE UND HIRSCH
HU 2013, D: Péter Vácz, 16 Min.,
Animation, OV with Eng. ST, with German voiceover, released for all ages, recommended for 8+
The deer has a big dream: to explore the third dimension. As two-dimensional animated figures, rabbit and deer face several problems.

OUR SECRET / UNSER GEHEIMNIS / IL NOSTRO SEGRETO

IT 2006, D: Mauro Mancini, 13 Min.
Fiction, OV with Eng. ST, with German voiceover, released for all ages, recommended for 8+
Daniele is neither afraid of the dark nor of his parent´s old garage.  One might even think that he tries to be banished there as punishment. Why, that may remain a secret…
JOHNNY BAKRU
NL 2004, D: Ineke Houtman, 26 Min.
Fiction, OV with Eng. ST, with German voiceover, released for 6+, recommended for 8+
In Johnny Bakru a girl believes that her mother´s new boyfriend is an evil spirit, who has bewitched her mother.
CRYBABY / PUSLING
DK 2008, D: Christina Rosendahl, 25 Min.
Fiction, OV with Eng. ST, with German voiceover, released for 6+, recommended for 8+
Piv´s mother treats her ten year old daughter like a small child and Piv´s classmate Mia is on to her. After an evil teasing Piv leads Mia to a lake in the woods and challenges her with a dare, which is more dangerous than Mia suspects…