The Butterfly Affect

SLIFF/Kids Family Shorts 2

This program of family films will appeal to kids ages 8 to 13.

100 minutes 11 Films
Available Nov. 5-22
Available Only in MO/IL

The Butterfly Affect

The Butterfly Affect

Directed by
Stephanie Blakey
2019
5 minutes
English
A young worm tries to find her place in a butterfly's world.
Kimono

Kimono

Directed by
Alissa Goldberg
2020
9 minutes
English
Tensions rise between two friends when they both want to wear the kimono in their school’s Around the World Fashion Show.
The King and the Pawn

The King and the Pawn

Directed by
Caleb Blue
2020
7 minutes
English
When an energetic boy attempts to connect with his busy and hardworking father over prolonged games of chess, his world is transformed.
lapis

Lapis De Lumine

Directed by
Kalee DeHamer
2020
8 minutes
American Sign Language & English
A young herbalist sets out on her own to take up the family business with the help of a magical family heirloom.
The Mirror

The Mirror

Directed by
Joel Kohn
2020
22 minutes
English
When a young girl discovers a mysterious antique mirror in the basement of her ailing grandmother’s house, she opens a window between time that allows her to cross over into Nazi-occupied Poland.
Mishou

Mishou

Directed by
Milen Vitano
2020
8 minutes
No Dialogue
The lives of four lively Arctic hares take a turn after they discover a strange new creature.
o28

o28

Directed by
Otalia Caussé, Geoffroy Collin, Louise Grardel, Antoine Marchand, Robin Merle & Fabien Meyran
2019
5 minutes
No Dialogue
A married couple embark on a vertiginous race when the brakes go out on a tramway.
Spirit: A Martian Story

Spirit: A Martian Story

Directed by
Stimson Snead
2019
14 minutes
English
A chronicle of the historic mission of the rover Spirit in its quest to seek evidence of life on Mars.
the tree

The Tree

Directed by
Van Maximilian Carlson
2020
6 minutes
English
The life of a tree that falls in love with a rose bush.
Umbrella

Umbrella

Directed by
Helena Hilario & Mario Pece
2019
8 minutes
English
While visiting a home for children, a little girl meets a boy whose only dream is to have a yellow umbrella.
Wiggle Room

Wiggle Room

Directed by
Laura Gamse & Annie Munger
2020
8 minutes
English
Kids discuss the loss of their baby teeth and the magic of the tooth fairy.