TOUGHING IT OUT

Recommended for Ages 9 to 16
Sun, 29 May 4.45pm  I  Sat, 25 June 4.50pm

This compilation features all genres of shorts for the avid film fan – from animation to live-action and documentary. Catch compelling stories about characters who have to navigate difficult situations and make tough choices. Click on the images for more details.  

Total Duration: 65 minutes

Mechamorphosis
Mechamorphosis

China I Bowen Tan In a world where robotic technology compensates for human weakness, a schoolboy must choose between enhanced academic success and his own unique identity.

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The End, The Beginning
The End, The Beginning

Australia I Archie Chew A young girl and her gang of rogue environmentalists try to save the planet as the world goes into lock down.

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Killing Time
Killing Time

France I Camille Guillot, Fanny Hagdahl Sörebo, Aleksandra Krechman A girl can’t stand the passage of Time anymore. She decides to confront it and free herself from its control. But can you really get rid of Time itself?

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My Never-ending Railway Journey_edited
My Never-ending Railway Journey_edited

Taiwan I Chih-Cheng Chiang Jia Kai, a teen with high-functioning autism, has to balance his passion for the train system with the rules set by his mom to keep him safe.

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Snowball
Snowball

Singapore I Joey Kuah Pin Xu In a barren icy landscape, a little girl and her father must overcome the past to connect in the present.

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Granny's Gamble
Granny's Gamble

USA I Tabutha Kitchen A feisty grandma seeks revenge on a casino that did her dirty.

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