Still from Mobile / Verena Fels / Germany 2010 / 6’30 min

Box of Delights Programme 1

Dir: Various|Various|2012|43 mins|U - Contains no material likely to offend or harm

Box of Delights Programme 1

Eight award-winning short films from the British Animation Awards, specially selected for 4-7s. A more cheerful collection of stories from around Europe you will not find, full of music, colour and character but no dialogue. 

A Sunny Day

Gil Alkabetz / Germany 2007 / 6 min

From rising to setting, the sun is always cheerful except when everyone hides in the shade. How ungrateful!

Whistleless

Siri Melchior / Denmark 2010 / 5 min

How can one tiny bird find its voice amid the sounds and rhythms of the busy town? 

Fouding or Not Fouding

Youlia Rainous / France 2008 / 5 min

Chop! Cut! Slice! Grate! A kaleidoscope of crazy fruit and veg to have you dancing in your seat; in French, the words ‘fou’ and ‘dingue’ mean ‘crazy’!

The Little Red Plane

Charlotte Blacker / UK 2010 / 4 min

In a world crafted of wool, the postboy and his cat fly through the clouds and stars to deliver their parcels.

Dodu the Cardboard Boy: The Balloon Moon

José Miguel Ribeiro / Portugal 2010 / 5 min With one little rip of his cardboard box, Dodu’s imagination lets in the sea and sweeps him away to adventure.

Trim Time

Gil Alkabetz / Germany 2002 / 2’30 min

In spring and summer the tree’s leaves keep the barber busy. What will they do in autumn and winter? 

Calamity Island

David Johnson / UK 2011 / 9 min

A shipwrecked captain, a sailor and a penguin try their best to keep everything neat and tidy. It’s not easy.

Mobile

Verena Fels / Germany 2010 / 6’30 min

Across a crowded animal mobile, a lonely cow notices a smiley mouse.

Gallery

Still from Mobile / Verena Fels / Germany 2010 / 6’30 minStill from Calamity Island / David Johnson / UK 2011 / 9 minStill from Trim Time / Gil Alkabetz / Germany 2002 / 2’30 min

Booking information

Available formats
Blu-ray and DVD
Availability
Available for booking now.
Booking email
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Booking phone
020 7636 7120
Theatrical distributor
Independent Cinema Office
Costs
35% / £80 MG

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