- Shorts Programs
- 40 mins
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This program is only available to viewers in Southern California (excluding San Diego County) from October 1, 2020 at 12pm PT to October 31, 2020 at 11:59pm PT. Click here to watch the program on Eventive.WATCH NOW
A magically inventive and wondrously bright journey through time and place, this collection of films transports and transforms curious minds, taking us on an enchanting trip from 70’s Hong Kong to the neighborhood park, and perhaps meeting a fungi or two along the way. Selected by the family unit of Glenda Gamboa, Children’s Librarian and mom, Kamayo Quizon, Pre-Teen Movie Buff and son, and Joel Quizon, the dad. — Joel Quizon
Join us on Saturday, October 10, 2020 at 11am PT for C3: Kids Shorts, an artist conversation featuring the filmmakers and special guests. RSVPs open the Thursday before the event. Click here to learn more.
Missed the live conversation? Watch it below!
In this program
Directed by Chun Chun Chang
A woman is enchanted by the moonbeam and chases it up to the sky.
Directed by Esther Cheung
A portrait of seventies Hong Kong, as remembered by the filmmaker’s parents.
Directed by Erika Gomi
A couple of mushrooms have a fun day out!
Directed by Cassie Shao
A sheep-man waits for a continuously delayed train.
Directed by Kana Hutchens
Mr. Orange lives a lonely life, but one day finds companionship in the strangest place.
Directed by Flor Kaneshiro
Told through watercolor illustrations and a traditional Okinawan folk song, an emigrant journeys from Okinawa to Argentina in the early 1900s.
Directed by Trilina Mai
A 2D animated short film of a grandfather and grandson’s everchanging relationship through time.
Directed by Jenesssa Joffe
Asian American kids explore the power of their identities, revolution, and social justice.
Directed by Yan Dan Wong
An educational animation about the inspiring life and legacy of American heroine Harriet Tubman, created for TED-Ed.
Join us for an artist conversation with the filmmakers featured in the short film program “Kids Shorts,” and learn about the creative process behind making projects that are magically inventive and wondrously bright journeys through time and place.