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Discovery Shorts - Family and Friends

Discovery Film Festival 2019

As we welcome audiences back into DCA, we thought it a perfect time to revisit some our favourite shorts from last year’s Discovery Film Festival – a chance to revisit old friends, and also as a taster for what is to come in Discovery 2020.

We’ve created two short film collections, each lasting about thirty minutes, screening at very special ticket prices. We hope you’ll be excited to come back into the world of big screen entertainment, and enjoy these wee variety packs of animated fun!

“enjoy these wee variety packs of animated fun… at very special ticket prices”

This is our second collection – Family & Friends! A wee mouse learns to fly (with a little help from his pals), a fox and a bird make unlikely allies and a robot overcomes his fear of water to help out some new friends on the beach…

Whether you saw some of them last year, or if this is your first time, don’t miss this chance to see these very special collections of the best of the fest.

Robot And The Whale, 2018, dir. Jonas Forsman, Sweden (6'22") - no dialogue
Cycle, 2018, dirs. Sophie Olga de Jong and Sytske Kok, The Netherlands (2'15") - no dialogue
Le Rêve de Sam (Sam's Dream), 2018, dir. Nölwenn Roberts, France (7'18") - no dialogue
Slurp, 2018, dir. Florent Hill, France (4'15") - in French with English subtitles
Le Renard & l'Oiselle (The Fox And The Bird), 2019, dirs. Fred et Sam Guillaume, Switzerland (12') - no dialogue


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