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Box of Delights Marvellous Makers -Short Films and Workshop

July 25 @ 10:00am - 12:30pm

£3.50 – £6

for Box of Delights Marvellous Makers

Box of Delights Marvellous Makers.

Join us for a morning of film and making.
Watch a series of animated short films to help inspire us to make our own junk character.

Eight award-winning short films from the British Animation Awards, specially selected for 4-7s. A more cheerful collection of stories from around Europe you will not find, full of music, colour and character but no dialogue.

or Maybe you are inspired by a character in a book you have been learning about in the Summer reading challenge.

Session will be from 10-12.30:
10-10.15 Arrival and Intro
10.15- 11 Short animated films
Little break
11.10-12.30 Making session open- scrap making session with guidance and all materials but with plenty of freedom to create your own thing .



  1. A Sunny Day
    Gil Alkabetz / Germany / 2007 / 6 min
    From rising to setting, the sun is always cheerful except when everyone hides in the shade. How ungrateful!
  2. Whistleless

Siri Melchior / Denmark / 2010 / 5 min
How can one tiny bird find its voice amid the sounds and rhythms of the busy town?

  1. Fouding or Not Fouding

Youlia Rainous / France / 2008 / 5 min
Chop! Cut! Slice! Grate! A kaleidoscope of crazy fruit and veg to have you dancing in your seat; in French, the words ‘fou’ and ‘dingue’ mean ‘crazy’!

  1. The Little Red Plane
    Charlotte Blacker / UK / 2010 / 4 min
    In a world crafted of wool, the postboy and his cat fly through the clouds and stars to deliver their parcels.
  2. Dodu the Cardboard Boy: The Balloon Moon
    José Miguel Ribeiro / Portugal / 2010 / 5 min
    With one little rip of his cardboard box, Dodu’s imagination lets in the sea and sweeps him away to adventure.
  3. Trim Time
    Gil Alkabetz / Germany / 2002 / 2’30 min
    In spring and summer the tree’s leaves keep the barber busy. What will they do in autumn and winter?
  4. Calamity Island
    David Johnson / UK / 2011 / 9 min
    In spring and summer the tree’s leaves keep the barber busy. What will they do in autumn and winter?
  5. Mobile
    Verena Fels / Germany / 2010 / 6’30 min
    Across a crowded animal mobile, a lonely cow notices a smiley mouse.


Under 8’s must be accompanied by a willing helper
Accompanying adults please book a free place ( so we can make sure there’ s enough seating for the film)


July 25
10:00am - 12:30pm
£3.50 – £6
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SpArC Theatre
01588 630321 / 638038


Liz Still