Imaginaria Kids 2018

Imaginaria Kids is a special section of the Imaginaria festival dedicated to children and teenagers.
The program includes workshops, animated lectures, special meetings and short films and animated feature films.
Every evening there will be the “Children’s Jury” which will award, on Saturday 25th, the prize for the “Best Animated Short Film for kids“.
All the activities of the program are free but be careful to always give priority to children!
The projections are coordinated by the Ass. “Semi di Carta”.
The exhibitions, located on the first floor of San Benedetto, are open from 6 pm to midnight from 21 to 25 August.

The schedule of planned activities may vary due to major forces.
We recommend that you consult this website for updates.


h.19.30 – Giardino dei Limoni of San Benedetto
Animated lectures by Ciurma bookshop of  Taranto
Zelda la piratessa by Pieter Van Oudheusden/Merel  Eyckerman (Sinnos)
The pirates of the Lamantino, recover a crib with a sweet girl inside the waves of the sea:
is Zelda, who after learning all the tricks of the trade, will have a lot to teach his crew …
After reading we will make the pirate kit!
(max 15 participants – reservation required at 346.2431732)

h.20.30 – Piazzetta Sturzo
International competition “Animated Short Film for Kids“
The First Thunder by Anastasia Melikhova (Russian Federation | 2017, 5’)
Between the lines by Koneva Maria (Russian Federation, 2017, 4’23)
Periphery by Sasha Vasiliev (Russian Federation, 2017 ,4’16)
Meet by Hongliang Yuan (China, 2018, 5’25 )
Two Balloons by Mark C Smith (USA, 2018, 9’)
One Small Step by Andrew Chesworth, Bobby Pontillas (USA, 2018, 8’)
Miriam by the Lake by Riho Unt (Estonia, 2017, 5’ )

h.21.30 – Piazzetta Sturzo
Tribute to Isao Takahata
Pom Poko (Japan, 1994, 119’)