THE MISSING SCARF
2013/Ireland (7 min)
Director: Eoin DuffyA black comedy exploring some of life's common fears: fear of the unknown, of failure, rejection and finally the fear of death. Narrated by George Takei and short listed for the 2014 Oscar Short Animation award.
LIFE AT SEA
Animated films about the sea programmed and presented by Belmont World Film (www.belmontworldfilm.org)
MELTDOWN by Carrie Mombourquette , Canada, 2012, 2 min.
A polar bear must try his luck finding a job in the big city when the last of his Arctic ice environment disappears.
A SEA TURTLE by Kathy Schultz, Canada, 2012, 10 min.A moving and exquisite stop-motion animated film that chronicles the life cycle of this critically endangered species, capturing the beauty of the ecosystems that sea turtles inhabit.
THE KRILL IS GONE by Jeffrey Bost, USA, 2010, 5 min.
A comedic take on the serious subject of man-made global warming voiced by Sponge Bob’s Tom Kenney
TZARITZA by Theodore Ushev, Canada, 2006, 7 min.
A warm, humorous and magical story about a young girl who misses her Bulgarian grandmother. When the girl finds a tzaritza (magic shell) along the seashore, she hatches a plan to bring her grandmother from Bulgaria to Montreal.
LOST AND FOUND by Philip Hunt, UK, 2008, 24 min.
A multi-award winning film about a little boy who tries to return a lost penguin to Antarctica. Narrated by Jim Broadbent.
Check out Belmont World Film's 13th International Film Series: "Home is Where..."
March 10 - May 5, 2014
Mondays at 7:30 PM
Belmont World Film's International Film Series returns to the Studio Cinema in Belmont with an exceptional line-up of eight internationally acclaimed films-including mostly New England premieres, as well as several countries' submissions for best foreign film to this year's Oscars-that have been culled from the world's top film festivals. Screenings feature post-film discussions led by notable experts and /or culturally-related performances; several feature pre-film dinners.