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"technically brilliant... funny and moving" Aspen Shortsfest judges

"crisp and colourful with a majestic soundtrack" Aspen Times

"heartwarming and exquisitely animated" TIFF Kids

"a gorgeous animation" Adelaide Film Festival

"an epic adventure film" Holland Animation Festival

"a stunning Australian film" Australian Int'l Animation Festival

"a gorgeous short film" Sydney Morning Herald

"Clearly Graeme Base hasn't lost his touch, as the kids were entralled with this delightful eight minute short film" Alphabet Soup

"looks seriously beautiful and has the courage to transcend naturalism, and is magical" ArtsHub

"in just a few minutes of technically brilliant animation, this tells a funny and moving story of friendship and acceptance" Aspen Shortsfest Judges

"well plotted.... very charming film" Sydney Morning Herald



10-20 Oct 2013

Adelaide Film Festival, SA, Australia // WINNER: Most Popular Short Film

10-19 Jan 2014 Flickerfest Film Festival, FlickerKids program, NSW, Australia


31 Jan - 8 Feb 2014

Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival, Youth Competition, (Festival international du court métrage de Clermont-Ferrand), France


28 Feb-9 March 2014 Byron Bay International Film Festival, NSW, Schools Sessions, Australia


5-9 March 2014 Omaha Film Festival, USA //WINNER: Best Animated Short Film  
Jan > May 2014 Flickerfest National Tour, FlickerKids, Australia



19-23 March, 2014

Holland Animation Festival (HAFF Junior), The Netherlands

19-30 March 2014 Cleveland International Film Festival, USA    
21-29 March 2014 Festival de Cine CreatRivas, Madrid, Spain    
3-13 April 2014 Bare Bones International Film & Music Festival, Oklahoma, USA    

7-13 April 2014

Rincón International Film Festival, Puerto Rico, USA

8-13 April 2014

Aspen Shortsfest, Colorado, USA // WINNER: Best Short Short


8-21 April 2014

TIFF Kids: Toronto International Film Festival, Canada



11-17 April, 2014

Athens International Film + Video Festival, Ohio, USA    

22-27 April 2014

VAFI: International Children and Youth Animation Film Festival, Varaždin, Croatia    
24 April - 1 May 2014 Newport Beach Film Festival, USA    
8-11 May 2014 Chilemonos Animation Festival, Santiago, Chile, South America    
9-11 May 2014 AIAF: Australian International Animation Festival, Wagga Wagga, NSW, Australia    

10 May 2014

Milwaulkie Short Film Festival, Milwaulkie Film Series, Oregon, USA


22-31 May 2014

St Kilda Film Festival, Melbourne, Australia // WINNER: Best Animation


24 & 29 May 2014 Pixar 'Finding Animation' Professional Workshop, Sydney (24th May) & Melbourne (29th May), Australia    
30 May - 5 June 2014 ZLIN Film Festival, International Film Festival for Children and Youth, Czech Republic    

31 May-1 June & 7-10 June

Little Big Shots International Film Festival for Kids, Melbourne, Australia // WINNER: Best Australian 'adult-made' Film


19-29 June 2014 MIAF: Melbourne International Animation Festival, Melbourne, Australia
20 June 2014 Warehouse Cinema Short Film Competition, Melbourne, Australia    
25-30 June 2014 Nantucket Film Festival, Shorts Program, Brooklyn, New York, USA    
3-13 July 2014 Revelation Perth International Film Festival, WA, Australia    
14 July 2014 LIAF: London International Animation Festival, Kids Club "Toddler Time at Picture House", London, UK    
14-20 July 2014 FEMINA International Women's Film Festival, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil    
17 July - 3 Aug 2014 NZiff, New Zealand International Film Festival, Animation Program, NZ    
18-26 July 2014 Lago Film Fest: International Film Festival of Short Films, Documentaries and Screenplays, Italy    
22-27 July 2014 SICAF2014: Seoul International Cartoon & Animation Festival, Seoul, South Korea    
23-27 July 2014 Busan International Kids' Film Festival, BiKi, Korea    
25 July - 3 Aug 2014 Anima Mundi International Animation Festival, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil    
5-10 August 2014 Flickers: Rhode Island International Film Festival, USA    
6-10 August 2014 Anima Mundi International Animation Festival, Sao Paulo, Brazil    
7-14 August 2014 La Guarimba Film Festival, Italy    
20-24 Aug 2014 CinéfestOZ, WA, Australia    
27 August 2014 AEAF, Australian Effects and Animation Festival, Short Film Finalist, NSW Australia    
2-5 Sept 2014 Martha's Vineyard International Film Festival, USA    
2-7 Sept 2014 Fantoche 2014, Baden, Switzerland    
4-7 Sept 2014 Little Big Shots International Film Festival for Kids, 10th Anniversary Screenings, Sydney Opera House, NSW, Australia


11-14 Sept 2014 Down Under Berlin Australian Film Festival, Germany    
15-19 Sept 2014 Auburn International Film Festival for Children and Young Adults, NSW, Australia    
18-21 Sept 2014 Tenerife Shorts Film Festival, Spain    
24-28 Sept 2014 Catalina Film Festival, Catalina Island, California, USA    
29 & 30 Sept 2014 Big Screen at Federation Square, Melbourne, Australia    
2 Oct 2014 An Art and Film Feast - Studio 106 fundraiser screening in association with The Sandpit and BlowUp Cinema    
2-5 Oct 2014 AnimaSyros International Animation Festival + Forum, K.ID.S Competition, Syros Island, Athens    
2-12 Oct 2014 Mill Valley Film Festival, California, USA


3 Oct 2014 NSFA: National Film & Sound Archive, ACT Premiere, Australia : Free 30th anniversary screening, with fully restored print of Peter Weir's “Gallipoli”    
3-12 Oct 2014 Anim’est International Animation Festival, Minimest competition, Bucharest, Romania    
5 Oct 2014 NFF NOW, Kids Shorts, Nantucket Dreamland Theatre, USA    
7-9 Oct 2014 Little Big Shots International Film Festival for Kids, Freemantle, WA, Australia    
8-11 Oct 2014 TOFUZI Best Film For Children, Batumi, Georgia    
9-12 Oct 2014 Heart of Gold International Film Festival, Gympie, Queensland    
12-18 Oct 2014 Balinale, Bali International Film Festival, Indonesia // WINNER: Best Short Film  
13-18 Oct 2014 Granada International Short Film Festival, Spain    
14-18 Oct 2014 St John International Women’s Film Festival, SJIWFF25, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada    
16-19 Oct 2014 BeThere! Corfu Animation Festival, Greece    
18-22 Oct 2014 Bourg-en-Besse, Festival du film d'animation Pour la jeunesse, 33rd Animation Festival, France    
20-26 Oct 2014 FLICKERS: Rhode Island International Horror Film Festival, RIHFF, USA    
24 Oct – 2 Nov 2014 CICFF: Chicago International Children's Film Festival, USA    
25 Oct – 3 Nov 2014 LIAF: London International Animation Festival, London, UK    
Oct/Nov 2014 dates tbc International Short Films Festival of Evreux, France    
5-9 Nov 2014 Rehoboth Beach Independent Film Festival, Delaware, USA    
6-9 Nov 2014 Tasmanian Breath of Fresh Air (BOFA) Film Festival, Launceston, TAS, Australia // HIGHLY COMMENDED: Devil BOFA Short Film Award  
6-9 Nov 2014 ASFF: Aesthetica Short Film Festival, York, UK    
7-9 Nov 2014 BIKFF: Boston International Kids Film Festival, Somerville, Massachusetts, USA    
8 Nov 2014 Hsin-Yi Children's Animation Awards, Taiwan // WINNER: Hsin Yi Children's Animation Award, International  
13-15 Nov 2014 ENFOQUE International Film Festival of Puerto Rico    
16-30 Nov 2013 Soria Short Film Festival, Certamen International de Cortos, Spain    
17-21 Nov 2014 UK Film Festival, Animation Program, London, UK    
20-23 Nov 2014 Shorts Film Festival, SA, Australia // WINNER: Merit Award  
24-29 Nov 2014 Lahore International Children's Film Festival, Lahore, Pakistan    
27 Nov 2014 ATOM Awards - Award Finalist    
27 - 30 Nov 2014 MIM: Made In Melbourne Film Festival, VIC, Australia

28 - 30 Nov 2014 Les p'tites vues, Trois Rivieres, Canada    
12 - 16 Dec 2014 Access All Areas Film Festival, NSW, Australia
21 Dec 2014 Carte blanche à TIFF Kids, TIFF Curated session, Capitaine futur programme at the Gaite lyrique, Paris, France
9-25 Jan 2015 Little Darlings Night Owls Kids Film Festival, Darling Harbour, NSW, Australia
12-15 Jan 2015 ReFrame REELKids Peterborough International Film Festival, Canada
16-25 Jan 2015 Black Movie Film Festival: Black Movie for Children, Geneva, Switzerland    
17 Jan 2015 MIKFF: Maryland International Kids FilmFest, Frederick, Maryland, USA    
18 Jan 2015 Short Soup International Short Film Festival, Cathy Freeman Boulevard, Sydney Olympic Park, NSW, Australia    
22 Jan – 7 Feb 2015 Children’s Film Festival Seattle, Northwest Film Forum, USA    
31 Jan 2015 AIFF: Residents Day Screening, Kings Manor, York, UK    
1 Feb 2015 Best of Be There! 2014 Kids Tour: Kalamata Documentary Panorama, Greece    
5, 7 & 8 Feb 2015 BAM Kids Film Festival, Brooklyn Academy of Music, TIFF Curated session, USA    
12-22 Feb 2015 Providence Children’s Film Festival, Rhode Island, USA    
16 Feb 2015 TIFF Kids Family Day Screening, Canada    
3-5 March 2015 The Scene: Youth Media Festival, Creativity & Cooperation Program, Saskatoon, Canada    
4-8 March 2015 Durango: An Independent Film Festival, Reel Learning School Program, Durango Colorado    
23-29 March 2015 Ciné-court animé de Roanne International Animation Festival, France    
12 Mar – 19 Apr 15 Mecal, 17th International Festival of Short Film and Animation of Barcelona, Spain    
30 May – 7 Jun 15 Big Eyes, Big Minds: Singapore International Children's Film Festival, Singapore