Festival Ciné Junior : Édition 2014

Special Events

Professional Days

The Professional Days take place in Espace municipal Jean Vilar in Arcueil.
Screening all feature films in competition, professionnal juries in attendance.

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Opening

4 PM, Concert Cinema

The Little Blue Cat
From 2 years old

The two unreleased short films by Zdeneˇk Miler will be put to music by Mimo the Maker. A creation made for Ciné Junior, coproduced with the Forum des Images and the Prod JV

The Little Blue Cat (Modrý kocourek)
Animation / Czechoslovakia / 1959 / 15 min
A kitten become blue and gets rejected by the other animals in the village. How to exist in other people’s eyes while being so different ?

Sametka
Animation / Czechoslovakia / 1976 / 16 min
Sametka is a concert artist caterpillar. Taken in by a little boy who plays the harmonica, she performs in concerts and meets success. Having become famous after her many music tours around the globe, she will find out what daily life as a music star is like.

Visit of the Playful Exhibition of the Mole

The children will discover and enter the colorful world of the Mole by Zdeneˇk Miler with many games : puzzles, cubes, domino, labyrinth, drawing contests...

Afternoon Tea

6 PM, Premiere of Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart

Stéphane Berla and Mathias Malzieu Animation / France / 2013 / 1h42
From 7 years old

Closing

2.30 PM : Award Ceremony

3.45 PM : Sound Workshop with Jean-Carl Feldis

Playful exhibition of The Mole by Zdeneˇk Miler

The children will discover and enter the colorful world of the Mole by Zdeneˇk Miler with many games : puzzles, cubes, domino, labyrinth, drawing contests...

Animated Paintings Exhibition

An exhibition showing about fifty original paintings seen in his films, but also several storyboards, cels and sketches will take place in Gentilly from the 4th till the 25th of February.

A great opportunity to get to know the work of a master while understanding everything about animation in animated paintings.

The Swiss filmmaker Georges Schwizgebel, born in 1944, is one of the great names of contemporary animated cinema. He is the author of several prize-winning short films, acclaimed in festi- vals such as Cannes, Annecy, Zagreb, Hiroshima, Stuttgart, Ottawa and Espinho.

The Ciné Junior festival pays tribute to him in this edition by presenting four of his films, The Man with no Shadow (“Animated Paintings” programme), Chemin faisant (Short films competition) Le Sujet du tableau and Jeu (“When Paintings come to Life” programme).

Concert Cinema : The Little Blue Cat

The two unreleased short films by Zdeneˇk Miler will be put to music by Mimo the Maker. A creation made for Ciné Junior, coproduced with the Forum des Images and the Prod JV.

Little Blue Cat (Modrý kocourek)
Animation / Czechoslovakia / 1959 / 15 min
A kitten become blue and gets rejected by the other animals in the village. How to exist in other people’s eyes while being so different ?

Sametka
Animation / Czechoslovakia / 1976 / 16 min
Sametka is a concert artist caterpillar. Taken in by a little boy who plays the harmonica, she performs in concerts and meets success. Having become famous after her many music tours around the globe, she will find out what daily life as a music star is like.

Zdeneˇk Miler

Born in Czechoslovakia in 1921, Zdeneˇk Miler enjoys painting as a child. From 1936 he studies at the College of Arts and Crafts and joins in 1942 the National Graphic School in Prague. He starts working for the animation studio Bat’a and gets specialized in animated films. After World War II, he starts working in the animation company Bratrˇi v Triku as an animator, then author and director. He have directed about 70 films. His most famous character is The Mole who comes up in 50 episods. His Cricket and Puppy are also well-known.

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