Boy and the World (18) – Fantastic Animations!
Date and timeThu 16.9.2021, at 6:00 p.m.
Boy and the World directed by Alê Abreu is a wonderful journey where the bright and joyful drawings and Brazilian music flow directly from the screen to the heart of the viewer.
In the story, a little boy, Cuca, sets out in search of his father, who moved from to big city to find work. As Cuca is looking for his father, he encounters world full of wonders. 2015 the film was nominated for an Academy Award in the Feature Animation category.
Director: Alê Abreu
Production: Papel Production, 2014 (Brazil)
Language: no dialogue
Duration: 80 min
Age limit: 18 years, alcohol serving
Fantastic Animations! It’s time to stop thinking that animations are only for children. This film series showcases the art of animation by four hand-picked, unique and stunning animated films. Animation film can be anything the artists imagines with no limitations of reality. Therefore it is a great way to share inner feelings or magical visions, high-light problems of society and travel in time and space.
Fantastic Animations! -films:
16.9. Boy and the World (Brasil, 2014)
14.10. Mans mīļākais karš / My Favorite War (Norway, Latvia, 2020)
18.11. La Casa Lobo / The Wolf House (Chile, 2018)
16.12. Away (Latvia, 2019)