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Children's and Young People's Film Festival

Alice sits in her room surrounded by toys and reads Lewis Carroll's story, which transports her, too, into a Wonderland ... Jan Svankmajer, the Czech master of animation, has fulfilled a lifetime ambition in this personal interpretation of Lewis Carroll's 'Alice in Wonderland' Svankmajer's Alice ... Read more
Matthew's evening bath is interrupted by a visit from the water wizard, 'Dr Plughole'. Combining animation and live action into a comic adventure, 'Dr Plughole' shows young Matthew how exciting the water cycle is and how important it is for our everyday lives. ... Read more
A pair of knees go to a disco ... Read more
Jason and his dopey companion go looking for a thing from outer-space. Meanwhile, a search party for the pair goes astray and Gonzo munches on a shoe. But sooner or later the spaghetti has got to be cooked. ... Read more
The Idea and The Cure are two new delightful Australian animated shorts from the enormously popular ‘Kaboodle' series. ... Read more
The Great Land of Small is the fifth feature in Rock Doner's series of faintly films which include The Dog Who Stopped the War and The Peanut Butter Solution, both shown at earlier Melbourne Film Festivals. ... It's a magical tale about two city children who, while on a visit to their grandparents ... Read more
The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking is based on the enormously popular series of books by Astrid Lindgren. Separated from her father when their ship capsizes at sea, Pippi moves into the Villa Villekulla with Alfonso and Mr Neilson. She meets Tommy and Annika and immediately begins to bedazzle ... Read more
The Young Magician is the fourth feature film in Rock Demar's ongoing series of family films. A truly international production, this multi-award winning film is a delightful story about youthful discovery - the discovery of the potential that exists within us all ... Peter finds himself on the ... Read more
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