A Child's Perspective

  • Caleb
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    Caleb

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    "Caleb" by Amanda Mesaikos & Susanne Aichele - To contend with the bullies at school, 9-year-old Caleb decides to 3D print himself and now his family must deal with the consequences.

  • The Garden

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    Welcome to the Garden. Inside you grow, outside you perish. When in 2089 humans become an out-of-date concept, rebellious Luc would rather die than integrate into A.I. But when she meets robot Azul, the idea of upgrading herself suddenly sounds tempting.

  • Rocketman
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    Rocketman

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    "Rocketman" by Nicholas Colla - Harry, a troubled young boy with a vivid imagination wants to fight the forces of evil like his television hero, the Star Ship Captain. When he meets the athletic but slightly awkward Jordan, the two boys set a plan in motion to defeat the forces of evil and save t...

  • Embers & Dust

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    "Embers & Dust" by Patrick Biesemans - For a curious young boy, The War of the Worlds is just the beginning.

  • Payload
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    Payload

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    A family of scavengers. A corrupt spaceport. A callous matriarch. A home in the shadow of a space elevator. After a brutal attack on his father, Simon Carter must sacrifice everything to save his family. Directed by Stuart Willis

  • The Giraffe Who Knew Too Much

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    "The Giraffe Who Knew Too Much" by Eric Tosstorff - In a not so distant future, a 5 year old child wants to hold on to his favourite book 'The Giraffe Who Knew Too Much'. The only problem being, it has been put on a list of censored books.

  • Roma Project

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    In the summer of 1978, a thought-abandoned military research facility vanished without a trace. The details of these events, which led to the unsolved disappearances of over a dozen civilians and government officials have never been disclosed.... until now.
    After a deadly car accident, a boy fin...

  • Bag Man
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    Bag Man

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    BAG MAN is the understated story of a 12 year old African American boy, who takes us on an introspective journey out of the city and into the remote countryside of upstate New York. With a mysterious duffle bag in hand, its contents unknown to us, we journey from the urban hustle of Harlem, into...

  • A Crimson Man

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    In a war-torn land of man vs. robot, a young runaway slave searching for his father must ally with a broken and battle-scarred war-robot or be hunted down by his brutal overseers.
    When 11-year-old runaway slave Wei Zhang finds Red -- a broken-down war robot -- he's terrified. But the unlikely p...

  • Bears Discover Fire

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    Bobby, a middle-aged outdoorsman living on a farm, looks after his young nephew for the weekend. Meanwhile, bears discover fire – Based on a story by Terry Bisson. Directed by Ben Leonberg & Produced by Scott Riehs

  • Click
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    Click

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    "CLICK" by William Prince - A group of kids goofing off begin disappearing one by one from a locked room.

  • Cradle by Damon Duncan

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    On the spaceship Cradle, a lonely teenager dreams of a home she has never known.
    When an accident cripples the ship she must race the clock to unlock the secrets of her past and discover her future.

    Eade is a fourteen year old girl who has spent her entire life in space on the spaceship Cradle...

  • Dreadspace

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    A grandfather living across the country from his family begrudgingly agrees to use virtual reality in an attempt to connect with his neglected grandson. To the grandfather's surprise, these two family members from entirely different generations must connect inside of a violent video game. And tog...

  • I Killer
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    I Killer

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    Francesco Calabrese’s short “I Killer” explores what happens when you pick the wrong crowd to fit in with. The short follows two young boys as they follow through with a terrifying gang initiation process. Without giving away the ending one boy gets in at the other’s expense. You’ll ...

  • James
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    James

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    A recently disabled 11-year-old boy constructs a fantasy world around his affliction to defeat his tormentors at school and heal his fractured family before they separate permanently. Directed by Kyle McCauley

  • So You've Grown Attached

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    "So You've Grown Attached" by Kate Tsang - An imaginary friend is forced to consider retirement when his creator starts to grow up.

  • The Give and Take

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    It's a sunny Saturday afternoon, yet eleven-year-old AMY DROUIN has found herself faced with the excruciating task of alphabetizing hundreds of old CD’s in a dark basement. This is her punishment for hiding a failed math exam from her mom, and one she begrudgingly accepts.
    Upon discovering an...

  • Time
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    Time

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    "Time" by Liam Conner - If time travel became possible and you could go back to leave yourself a message, what would that message be?

  • The Manual

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    In a dystopian future, the last human boy is raised by a machine. He struggles with the loneliness of no human interaction and questions the teachings of a mysterious religious ‘Manual’ which the machine claims is holy.
    Together they dig up his parent's graves to find their bodies missing and...

  • Midnight Marathon

    When the whole world is hypnotized by an unexplained celestial event, a young boy must face his fear of the unknown in order to keep his brother and best friend from turning to the other side.