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Animation Block's Best Cartoons for Kids

 
 
Sun, Apr 27, 2014
  • 2PM
 
LOCATION:
Peter Jay Sharp Building
 
BAM Rose Cinemas
RUN TIME: 70min
FORMAT: DCP
GENERAL ADMISSION: $9
CINEMA CLUB MEMBERS: $8 (Movie Moguls free)
CHILDREN 12 AND UNDER: $7
 
 
 
 
 
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In this special showcase, Animation Block shares some of the world’s best cartoons for kids, including selections from the award-winning StoryBots from JibJab Media; CloudKid’s The Idiotic Adventures of Philippe and Pierre, which follows the friendship of two quirky characters looking for a head and a body; educational cartoons from TED-Ed; and much more.

 
Bored

Directed by Messina Smith
RUN TIME: 4:05

 

This kid is really bored, and he has a song to prove it.

 
Philippe and Pierre in Teleportal Trouble

Directed by Dave Schlafman
RUN TIME: 1:38

 

Philippe needs a body. Pierre needs a brain. In this segment, Pierre builds a teleportation device in hopes of solving their problem.

 
 
 
StoryBots: Animal Songs - Tiger in the Jungle

Directed by JibJab
RUN TIME: 1:22

 

Have a roaring good time with a big striped cat who taps to the beat of a wild jungle jam!

 
 
TED-Ed: Why is yawning contagious?

Directed by Biljana Labovic
RUN TIME: 4:28

 

Did just reading the word make you feel like yawning yourself?

 
 
 
StoryBots: The Wheels on the Bus - Classic Songs

Directed by JibJab
RUN TIME: 1:07

 

Join the StoryBots as they enjoy a fun, sound-filled bus ride all through the town.

 
 
Slap Back Jack — High Five Master

Directed by Mark Newell
RUN TIME: 11min

 

A legendary high-five guru helps superstar ballplayer Bub Stocky get his mojo back.

 
 
 
StoryBots: Body Songs - Brain, Brain, Brain

Directed by JibJab
RUN TIME: 1:14

 

The human brain is always hungry for new information. 

 
 
TED-Ed: How taking a bath led to Archimedes' Principle

Directed by Jeremiah Dickey
RUN TIME: 3:01

 

Archimedes stumbles on the principle that will make him famous.

 
 
 
Breadwinners

Created by Gary Doodles and Steve Borst
RUN TIME: 8min
Nickelodeon exclusive!

 

SwaySway and Buhdeuce run a bread delivery service.

 
 
Potty Monsters

Directed by Courtney Pure
RUN TIME: 6min

 

A young girl overcomes her fear of the dark.

 
 
 
Philippe and Pierre in Bird Brain Blues

Directed by Dave Schlafman
RUN TIME: 1:11

 

Join Pierre as he tries to use a bird to get Philippe on his body.

 
 
Bridge

Directed by Ting Chian Tey
RUN TIME: 2:44

 

A group of animals try to cross a bridge, but they end up turning into each other's obstacles in the process!

 
 
 
StoryBots: Captain of the Boat - The Boat Song

Directed by JibJab
RUN TIME: 1:39

 

Whether sailing a cruise ship or tiny canoe, traveling by boat can be oceans of fun!

 
 
Icarus Falls

Directed by Jesse O'Brien
RUN TIME: 2:58

 

A boy yearning to fly builds flying machines, each one more dangerous than the last.

 
 
 
Philippe and Pierre in Snowman Silliness

Directed by Dave Schlafman
RUN TIME: 1:41

 

Join Pierre as he tries to use a bird to get Philippe on his body.

 
 
TED-Ed: Should we eat bugs

Directed by Alicia Reece
RUN TIME: 4:51

 

What's tasty, abundant, and high in protein? Bugs! 

 
 
 
That's a Rectangle - Songs About Shapes

Directed by JibJab
RUN TIME: 1:24 min

 

A delightful musical tribute to one of the most useful quadrangles.

 
 
Sun Dog

Directed by Tegan Thomas
RUN TIME: 4:40

 

A broken lighthouse is all Cara has when her father goes missing at sea.

 
 
 
My Little Friend

Directed by Eric Prah
RUN TIME: 2min

 

A greedy little pigeon steals food from a hungry hobo.

 
 
StoryBots: Outer Space: We are the Planets - Solar System Song

Directed by JibJab
RUN TIME: 1:58

 

The sun and planets give you a rapped spin on the whole solar system.

 
 
 
Animation Block Outro

Directed by Anneli Strassler