Though They Be Short, They Are Fierce! (2021)

  • Shorts, Animation, Youth
  • 51min

THOUGH THEY BE BUT SHORT, THEY ARE FIERCE!

STREAMING FROM 8TH – 14TH OCTOBER (UK & IRELAND)

Two inspiring short animations illustrating the resilience and fortitude of young people facing hardships and challenging situations.

1. MUM IS POURING RAIN Dir: Hugo de Faucompret; France; 2021; 30 mins

Jane is a strong-minded little girl. Her mother Cécile, however, is going through a little depression. She decides to get help, and sends Jane to spend Christmas at her grandmother’s, in the countryside.

2. MILA Dir: Cinzia Angelini; USA; 2021; 20 mins

With little more than imagination, and a touch of humanity, a young girl manages to survive war, and discover hope.

Age Recommendation: 12+

Contains scenes that may upset younger audiences.

Available to watch between 8th - 14th October.

Screening as part of Cinemagic Belfast.

Cinemagic Festival is funded by Belfast City Council, Tourism NI and funded by the Department for Communities through Northern Ireland Screen. Cinemagic is supported by the BFI FAN Film Exhibition Fund, awarding funds from National Lottery.

Language

Multiple

Subtitles

English