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3+30.10.16 / 10.30 / Competition shortfilms / Wiels

Shortfilms “Beestenboel”

A series of short films, animation and fiction, for the little ones. With lots of adventure, a touch of humor and an inspirational message. A variety of animals, each with their own personality, play the leading role. These are touching stories about friendship, overcoming fears and exploring the world.>>>

3+30.10.16 / 14.00 / Competition shortfilms / Wiels

Shortfilms “Beestenboel”

A series of short films, animation and fiction, for the little ones. With lots of adventure, a touch of humor and an inspirational message. A variety of animals, each with their own personality, play the leading role. These are touching stories about friendship, overcoming fears and exploring the world.>>>

3+30.10.16 / 15.00 / Competition shortfilms / Wiels

Shortfilms “Beestenboel”

A series of short films, animation and fiction, for the little ones. With lots of adventure, a touch of humor and an inspirational message. A variety of animals, each with their own personality, play the leading role. These are touching stories about friendship, overcoming fears and exploring the world.>>>

3+30.10.16 / 16.00 / Competition shortfilms / Wiels

Shortfilms “Beestenboel”

A series of short films, animation and fiction, for the little ones. With lots of adventure, a touch of humor and an inspirational message. A variety of animals, each with their own personality, play the leading role. These are touching stories about friendship, overcoming fears and exploring the world.>>>

10+30.10.16 / 16.00 / Filmfestival @en / Cinematek

Yellow Submarine

George Dunning, United Kingdom, 1968

A joyful, imaginative blend of colorful animation and the music of the Beatles. The story is set in a paradise under the sea protected by “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band”. The Blue Meanies attacks the land, captures the band, immobilizes the population and drains the countryside of colour. An old sailor takes off with>>>

6+31.10.16 / 09.00 / Workshops / Wiels

Animation workshop

Along with the filmmakers and animators of Zorobabel, we make a real animation. We’re going to cut and paste, build scenery, write a script, shoot, record sound,... And at the end of the week we watch our own movie! 31.10.16 > 04.11.16 9:00 > 16:00 (Reception 8:30 > 17:00) http://www.wiels.org/en/events/907/STAGE-DE-CINMA-DANIMATION--LES-FANTMES-DU-WIELS>>>

9+31.10.16 / 09.30 / Workshops / GC Pianofabriek

Reporter club

You're filmfan? You're ten years old? Your writing skills are good and you like giving your opinion? Then our Filem’on reportersclub might be your thing! We watch all the films of the children’s filmfestival together, learn some reporterskills, interview foreign directors and make a real video report about it. We get professional help from Stephy>>>

12+31.10.16 / 09.30 / Film Festival 2016 / Roodebeekcentrum

Social Network @ Filem’On

This year, for the first time, we will report on social media during the festival. Actually...you will! You know about Facebook and Instagram? You are always trying to make cute pictures with your smartphone? Or you are the king of the great quotes? You’d like to learn about photography, interview techniques, blogging and twitter? And>>>

3+31.10.16 / 10.00 / Workshops / Cinema Galeries

Workshop “First Steps”

Children will discover in an active and musical way the basis of the audiovisual language and learn to walk around with a camera. Become bigger than the teacher or smaller than a cup of tea, make music for movie sequences,... Accessible and appropriate activities for the younger ones. Collaboration with Jekino 31.10.2016 10:00+11:00+12:00+13:00+14:00+15:00>>>

10+31.10.16 / 10.03 / Film Festival 2016 / Aventure

Children’s jury

You’re 10 to 16 years old? You like to interview directors, watch movies and discuss opinions? Then you’re the right person to be in our teenager’s jury. 31.11.16 > 05.11.16 Kids 10:30 >16u30 Teens : 13u30 > 18u>>>

8+31.10.16 / 10.30 / Competition “kids” / Aventure

Tsatsiki, Dad and The Olive War (nl)

Lisa James Larsson, Sweden, 2016

Tsatsiki longs for the summer holidays to see his father Yanis. When he arrives in Agios Ammos, his beloved village is deserted due to the financial crisis in Greece. When Yanis tells Tsatsiki he might have to sell their hotel and olive grove, Tsatsiki is heartbroken. Together with his girlfriend Alva he begins a rescue-mission>>>

6+31.10.16 / 10.30 / Workshops / Cinema Galeries

Workshop Pellicule with plants

Discover a new cinema experience: the magic of the film without a camera! Bruno Bouchard is a passionate film collector. His workshops are a tribute to the film medium and incourage you to create your own masterpiece. Bruno shows you various ways to play with the techniques of the film, scraping pieces of photograms, adding>>>

2+31.10.16 / 11.00 / Todler / Aventure

Kiwi & Strit

Esben Toft Jacobsen, Denmark, 2016

Two funny, fuzzy creatures are living in the forest. Kiwi is yellow, neat and careful. Strit is purple, dingy and wild. They are curious and willing to try anything. Together with their weird friends (including the big blue forestcow who’s always hungry), they speak a droll gibberish. Kiwi & Strit are a wonderful duo, invented>>>

3+31.10.16 / 11.00 / Competition shortfilms / Cinema Galeries

Shortfilms “Beestenboel”

A series of short films, animation and fiction, for the little ones. With lots of adventure, a touch of humor and an inspirational message. A variety of animals, each with their own personality, play the leading role. These are touching stories about friendship, overcoming fears and exploring the world.>>>

6+31.10.16 / 12.45 / Workshops / Cinematek

Workshop “Virtuos Virtuell”

Only in French! Imagine how music feels, how the shapes and colors move. Try to draw the pace and create something that represents your imagination to the music. That’s how you can feel this music. What kind of effect does it have on your body movement? What kind of images pop into your mind? This>>>

6+31.10.16 / 14.00 / Film Festival 2016 / Cinema Galeries

My Life as a Courgette (Dutch)

Claude Barras, Switzerland, 2016

Courgette is an intriguing nickname for a 9-year-old boy. Although his unique story is surprisingly universal. After his mother's sudden death, Courgette is befriended by a police officer Raymond, who accompanies him to his new foster home filled with other orphans his age. At first he struggles to find his place in this strange, at>>>

12+31.10.16 / 14.00 / Competition ”teens” / Aventure

Rara + Short film “Viktor”

Pepa San Martín, Chili, 2016

Sara deals with the ups-and-downs of puberty and of growing up after a divorce. Her father, dismayed that his daughters are being raised by their lesbian mother, seeks to regain custody. Sara tries to gain control over the situation by playing her mother against her father. This film was selected for the Berlin Filmfestival 2016.>>>

4+31.10.16 / 14.00 / Film Festival 2016 / Cinematek

Short films “From Classical to Jazz music !”

Since the birth of cinema, music plays an important role, in relation to the images. Sometimes the music is created specifically for the film, but often filmmakers use existing music: pop, rock, rap, techno,... everything is covered. In this compilation we focus on jazz and classical music. NOI SIAMO ZINGARELLE Guionne Leroy - B ->>>

8+31.10.16 / 14.00 / Competition “kids” / Aventure

Tsatsiki, Dad and The Olive War

Lisa James Larsson, Sweden, 2016

Tsatsiki longs for the summer holidays to see his father Yanis. When he arrives in Agios Ammos, his beloved village is deserted due to the financial crisis in Greece. When Yanis tells Tsatsiki he might have to sell their hotel and olive grove, Tsatsiki is heartbroken. Together with his girlfriend Alva he begins a rescue-mission>>>

7+31.10.16 / 16.00 / Music / Cinematek

La petite bande

Michel Deville, France, 1983

Six children escape the boredom of their music class, in search for adventure. On their trip through France they meet many doubtful characters and end up on a quest to save a little girl. A mysterious traveller is always protecting the group during their voyage. A great musical adventure that suits the whole family.>>>

6+01.11.16 / 10.30 / Workshops / Cinema Galeries

Workshop Pellicule with plants

Discover a new cinema experience: the magic of the film without a camera! Bruno Bouchard is a passionate film collector. His workshops are a tribute to the film medium and incourage you to create your own masterpiece. Bruno shows you various ways to play with the techniques of the film, scraping pieces of photograms, adding>>>

2+01.11.16 / 11.00 / Todler / Aventure

Snipp Snapp Snut

Mia Hulterstam, Cecilia Actis, Sweden, 2016

This film consists of 10 fragments of 4 minutes each. In the colorful world made out of playdough, full of cakes, candy and balloons, live Snipp, Snapp and Snut. Together, these three friends want to fly around to discover all the odd corners of their world. They try to build an airplane, and while doing>>>

3+01.11.16 / 11.00 / Todler / Aventure

Ted Siegers’ Molly Monster

Ted Sieger, Michael Ekblad, Matthias Bruhn, Switzerland, Germany, Sweden, 2016

Molly lives in the changing world of Monsterland. She is used to being her family’s centre of attention, but that starts to change when there’s a new egg on its way. Molly’s parents don’t have time for her anymore, as they leave for the beach to hatch the new egg. When they forget the hat>>>

7+01.11.16 / 14.00 / Competition Mundi / Aventure

Abulele

Jonathan Geva, Israël, 2015

Adam (10) meets Abulele, an ancient, huge, friendly and invisible monster. When a Special Forces unit arrives to capture Abulele, Adam has to leave his past behind, in order to save his friend. He learns that you’re never alone if you really love someone.>>>

7+01.11.16 / 14.00 / Belgian / Wiels

Carte Blanche Zorobabel

Zorobabel does not only organize a workshop of animated film for children, it's also a production company of short films. Zorobabel receives white card on the occasion of Filem'On's ten years to amaze us with its animated movies, which testify of a big inventiveness and originality. They are always hand-made and often approach social issues.>>>

7+01.11.16 / 14.00 / Music / Cinematek

Peau d’âne

Jacques Demi, France, 1970

Peau d’âne is a musical film based on the fairy tale with the same title by Charles Perrault. The king promised his deceased wife het would only marry again if he would meet a woman as beautiful as her. Unfortunately, he can’t find anyone as beautiful as his daughter, the princess. She decides to escape>>>

6+01.11.16 / 14.00 / Film Festival 2016 / Cinematek

Workshop “Schatten”

Reflecting on shadows. The children explore different types of shadows. Of people, objects, geometric shapes and patterns, etc. Equipped with a digital camera, they photograph the shadows that they find or create themselves. But how do you put these pictures in scene, to make them talk? Workshop in French at 4pm.>>>

2+01.11.16 / 16.00 / Todler / Aventure

Snipp Snapp Snut

Mia Hulterstam, Cecilia Actis, Sweden, 2016

This film consists of 10 fragments of 4 minutes each. In the colorful world made out of playdough, full of cakes, candy and balloons, live Snipp, Snapp and Snut. Together, these three friends want to fly around to discover all the odd corners of their world. They try to build an airplane, and while doing>>>

10+01.11.16 / 16.00 / Competition ”teens” / Cinéma Galeries

Zud

Marta Minorowicz, Poland, 2016

When Sukbath’s father gets into debt, Sukbath tries to help him. The 11-year old boy has to participate in a dangerous race over the mongolian steppes, on a half-wild horse. The relationship between father and son grows more intense, as does Sukbaths relationship with his horse and the steppes. The movie documents the struggle to>>>

7+02.11.16 / 10.30 / Competition “kids” / Aventure

Ente gut / Good duck: Girls home alone (FR dubbing)

Norbert Lechner, Germany, 2016

When Linh’s mum has to go to Vietnam unexpectedly, 11-year old Linh has to take care of her younger sister Tien and their restaurant on her own. No one can find about this, especially not the child protective services. The neighbor girl Pauline, and her telescope, make it difficult for Linh. Pauline blackmails Linh and>>>

6+02.11.16 / 10.30 / Workshops / Cinema Galeries

Workshop Pellicule with plants

Discover a new cinema experience: the magic of the film without a camera! Bruno Bouchard is a passionate film collector. His workshops are a tribute to the film medium and incourage you to create your own masterpiece. Bruno shows you various ways to play with the techniques of the film, scraping pieces of photograms, adding>>>

7+02.11.16 / 10.30 / Workshops / Cinema Galeries

Workshop Trailer tricks

You get a crash course in film and learn the effects of various camera angels. Select a genre and create your own Oscar winner. Is it an action story or something more romantic? Or would you rather make a horror movie? We take care of the digital storyboard and dressing case. You make up a>>>

6+02.11.16 / 11.00 / Cineclub @en / Cinema Galeries

Ottaal

Jayaraj, India, 2015

Ottaal, which means the trap, is based on the short story ‘Vanka’ by Chekhov. Kuttappayi and his grandfather move to a small village after the death of Kuttapayi’s parents. They start a new life together with the letterless postman, nameless dog, the rich lad Tintu and many more. A rewarded film for the whole family.>>>

9+02.11.16 / 11.00 / Competition shortfilms / Aventure

3+02.11.16 / 11.00 / Competition shortfilms / GC Ten Weyngaert

Shortfilms “Beestenboel”

A series of short films, animation and fiction, for the little ones. With lots of adventure, a touch of humor and an inspirational message. A variety of animals, each with their own personality, play the leading role. These are touching stories about friendship, overcoming fears and exploring the world.>>>

3+02.11.16 / 11.00 / Todler / Aventure

Ted Siegers’ Molly Monster

Ted Sieger, Michael Ekblad, Matthias Bruhn, Switzerland, Germany, Sweden, 2016

Molly lives in the changing world of Monsterland. She is used to being her family’s centre of attention, but that starts to change when there’s a new egg on its way. Molly’s parents don’t have time for her anymore, as they leave for the beach to hatch the new egg. When they forget the hat>>>

12+02.11.16 / 13.30 / Competition ”teens” / Aventure

Hördur- Between The Worlds

Ekrem Ergun, Germany, 2015

Aylin, a 17-year old muslim girl who is part of the Turkish Diaspora in Germany, gets in trouble with the law. She gets sentenced to community service at a horse stable outside of town. At the stable, she finds the road to self-discovery, while building a blossoming relationship with the stallion Hördur. That relationship, as>>>

8+02.11.16 / 14.00 / Competition “kids” / Cinema Galeries

Brothers of the Wind/L’aigle et l’enfant

Gerardo Olivares & Otmar Penker, Austria- Spain, 2015

Danzer, the ranger tells the extraordinary story of Abel, an eagle, and his friend, the young Lukas. The raptor was born one day in the mountains. Lukas takes her with him. Thus begins an indestructible friendship. The animal grows and has to learn to fly. Lukas, who suffers the authority of his father, is using>>>

8+02.11.16 / 14.00 / Competition Mundi / GC Ten Weyngaert

Buffalo Rider

Joel Soisson, Thailand, 2015

Shattered by the death of her mother, Jenny becomes withdrawn and combative. Her American stepfather sends Jenny to live with her grandmother in Thailand. There she meets Boonrod, a mute peasant boy, whose only friend is his sickly water buffalo, Samlee. Jenny sets out to defend the boy against his bullies, realizing they have to>>>

6+02.11.16 / 14.00 / Film Festival 2016 / Cinema Nova

Nausea (Dutch)

Teatro Dondolo, Norway, 2014

Nausea, the opening show at Nova, is an experimental performance that combines shadow theatre with a 16min retro documentary of a submarine. Several analogue techniques are combined to create a 3D illusion. It’s a rich spectacle on many levels that takes the spectators to another universe by mixing poetry with science, making film a new>>>

6+02.11.16 / 14.00 / Film Festival 2016 / Aventure

Snowtime/La guerre des Tuques

Jean-François Pouliot, François Brisson, Canada, 2015

To amuse themselves during the winter school break, the kids in a small village decide to have a massive snowball fight. Luke and Sophie, both 11 years old, become the leaders of the opposing sides. Sophie and her cohort defend an elaborate snow fort against the assault of Luke's horde. Whichever side occupies the fort>>>

6+02.11.16 / 15.00 / Music / KOPERGIETERY KG RABOT

Cinéconcert “Colorful Sounds”

Travel with us through time in an adventure of sounds and colors! We bring animation on the screen, created with various techniques (sand animation, water color, shadow play and cut paper animation) from all over the world and with musical accompaniment of two top musicians: Stéphane Orlando (piano) and André Klénès (bass). 1) Fur mathilde>>>

6+02.11.16 / 15.00 / Film Festival 2016 / Cinema Nova

Nausea (Fr)

Teatro Dondolo, Norway, 2014

Nausea, the opening show at Nova, is an experimental performance that combines shadow theatre with a 16min retro documentary of a submarine. Several analogue techniques are combined to create a 3D illusion. It’s a rich spectacle on many levels that takes the spectators to another universe by mixing poetry with science, making film a new>>>

6+02.11.16 / 16.00 / Film Festival 2016 / Cinema Nova

Nausea (Fr)

Teatro Dondolo, Norway, 2014

Nausea, the opening show at Nova, is an experimental performance that combines shadow theatre with a 16min retro documentary of a submarine. Several analogue techniques are combined to create a 3D illusion. It’s a rich spectacle on many levels that takes the spectators to another universe by mixing poetry with science, making film a new>>>

12+02.11.16 / 16.00 / Competition ”teens” / Aventure

The Girl without Hands

Sébastien Laudenbach, France, 2016

A minimalist but artistically complex rendering of a lesser-known Grimm Brothers tale. When a long dry spell causes a family’s mill wheel to stop turning, they come close to starvation. When the devil offers the miller riches for everything in back of his mill, he agrees, not realizing that his nature-loving offspring is at that>>>

12+02.11.16 / 18.00 / Competition ”teens” / KOPERGIETERY KG RABOT

Hördur- Between The Worlds

Ekrem Ergun, Germany, 2015

Aylin, a 17-year old muslim girl who is part of the Turkish Diaspora in Germany, gets in trouble with the law. She gets sentenced to community service at a horse stable outside of town. At the stable, she finds the road to self-discovery, while building a blossoming relationship with the stallion Hördur. That relationship, as>>>

7+03.11.16 / 10.00 / Workshops / Cinema Nova

Workshop “Le Cinema de Georges”

"Le Cinema De Georges" is a tribute to the early filmmaker and magician George Méliès. Traveled from France, they’ll let us discover the film practice, combining old and current techniques. Can you make a movie with cranks, bicycle wheels and pieces of string? And for the music maestro: look what we can do with cutlery!>>>

3+03.11.16 / 10.30 / Competition shortfilms / Sphinx Cinema

Kortfilms “Beestenboel”

A series of short films, animation and fiction, for the little ones. With lots of adventure, a touch of humor and an inspirational message. A variety of animals, each with their own personality, play the leading role. These are touching stories about friendship, overcoming fears and exploring the world.>>>

8+03.11.16 / 10.30 / Competition “kids” / Aventure

Little Mountain Boy (Dutch)

Xavier Koller, Schweiz, 2016

This story is based on a Swiss children’s book with the same title, and takes place in the beautiful Alps. Ursli’s family makes goat cheese and he helps them with that. When the local bully start to mess things up, Ursli gets forced to go on an adventure high in the mountains to save his>>>

6+03.11.16 / 10.30 / Workshops / Cinema Galeries

Workshop Pellicule with plants

Discover a new cinema experience: the magic of the film without a camera! Bruno Bouchard is a passionate film collector. His workshops are a tribute to the film medium and incourage you to create your own masterpiece. Bruno shows you various ways to play with the techniques of the film, scraping pieces of photograms, adding>>>

3+03.11.16 / 11.00 / Belgian / Cinema Galeries

7+03.11.16 / 11.00 / Belgian / Cinema Galeries

6+03.11.16 / 11.00 / Competition shortfilms / Cinema Nova

2+03.11.16 / 11.00 / Todler / Aventure

Snipp Snapp Snut

Mia Hulterstam, Cecilia Actis, Sweden, 2016

This film consists of 10 fragments of 4 minutes each. In the colorful world made out of playdough, full of cakes, candy and balloons, live Snipp, Snapp and Snut. Together, these three friends want to fly around to discover all the odd corners of their world. They try to build an airplane, and while doing>>>

7+03.11.16 / 13.30 / Competition “kids” / Aventure

ENTE GUT! Mädchen allein zu Haus (Dutch dubbing)

Norbert Lechner, Germany, 2016

When Linh’s mum has to go to Vietnam unexpectedly, 11-year old Linh has to take care of her younger sister Tien and their restaurant on her own. No one can find about this, especially not the child protective services. The neighbor girl Pauline, with her telescope, makes this difficult for Linh. Pauline blackmails Linh and>>>

13+03.11.16 / 14.00 / Belgian / Cinema Galeries

8+03.11.16 / 14.00 / Competition “kids” / Cinema Galeries

Little Mountain Boy (FR)

Xavier Koller, Schweiz, 2016

This story takes place in the beautiful Alps. Ursli’s family makes goat cheese and he helps them with it. When the local bully starts to mess things up, Ursli is forced to go on an adventure in the mountains to save his families’ income. Will he be back in time for the celebration of the>>>

5+03.11.16 / 14.00 / Competition shortfilms / Aventure

Short films “Taalvitamientje”

A multilingual short film program with little dialogue. In French, Dutch, English and Turkish. Ready to meet our heroes?>>>

10+03.11.16 / 14.00 / Competition Mundi / Cinema Nova

Yellow Flowers On The Green Grass

Victor Vu, Vietnam, 2015

Two brothers live in a small vilage in rural Vietnam in the mid 80’s. They share everything and they want to find out if princesses exist. But when they both fall in love with the same girl, it complicates everything. This movie shows the transition of the Vietnamese society.Based on the award-winning book “I See>>>

9+03.11.16 / 14.30 / Film Festival 2016 / Sphinx Cinema

The world of us

Yoon Ga-eun, Korea, 2016

At an age when perhaps friends mean more than moms, 10 year-old Sun is an outcast at school. During summer vacation, she meets Jia, who is new to town. As Sun shows Jia around the neighborhood, they play at each other’s houses, share secrets and become best friends. However, when the new semester starts, Jia>>>

11+03.11.16 / 16.00 / Belgian / Cinema Galeries

12+03.11.16 / 16.00 / Competition ”teens” / Cinema Nova

Enclave

Goran Radovanović, Germany, Serbia, 2015

This films tells the heavy story of a lonely child after the ethncial conlicts in Kosovo 2004. There are different Serbian enclaves, and the story takes place in one of these. As a result of the conflict in Kosovo, Nerad, his grandfather, an Orthodox priest and a teacher are the only ones left in their>>>

4+03.11.16 / 16.00 / Competition shortfilms / Aventure

Short films “The owl, in between dream and reality”

Let the owl of cinema take you to the thin border between dream and reality. The nightlife of neighbors, an evening kiss, dreamlike visions,... All films have themes that effect both children and parents.>>>

12+03.11.16 / 19.00 / Film Festival 2016 / Sphinx Cinema

Jamais Contente

Emilie Deleuze, France, 2016

Aurore, 13 years old, is an average girl leading a boring life. She observes the other pupils, the teachers, her family and herself with in an uncommon way, and tries out her and their limits. Everybody wants to change her and she doesn’t have a problem with it, as she doesn’t really like being herself.>>>

3+04.11.16 / 10.30 / Belgian / Sphinx Cinema

6+04.11.16 / 10.30 / Workshops / Cinema Galeries

Workshop Pellicule with plants

Discover a new cinema experience: the magic of the film without a camera! Bruno Bouchard is a passionate film collector. His workshops are a tribute to the film medium and incourage you to create your own masterpiece. Bruno shows you various ways to play with the techniques of the film, scraping pieces of photograms, adding>>>

04.11.16 / 11.00 / Todler / Aventure

Kiwi & Strit

Esben Toft Jacobsen, Denmark, 2016

Two funny, fuzzy creatures are living in the forest. Kiwi is yellow, neat and careful. Strit is purple, dingy and wild. They are curious and willing to try anything. Together with their weird friends (including the big blue forestcow who’s always hungry), they speak a droll gibberish. Kiwi & Strit are a wonderful duo, invented>>>

9+04.11.16 / 11.00 / Competition “kids” / Cinema Nova

Not Without Us

Sigrid Klausmann, Some country, 2016

We accompany 16 children from five continents on their way to school. Their worlds are very different. The children share their hopes and dreams with us and tell us how they see the world. They talk about their fear of child labor, prostitution and criminality and their personal worries about environmental destruction and war. Their>>>

7+04.11.16 / 11.00 / Competition shortfilms / Aventure

3+04.11.16 / 11.00 / Todler / Cinema Galeries

Ted Sieger’s Molly Monster

Ted Sieger, Michael Ekblad, Matthias Bruhn, Switzerland, Germany, Sweden, 2016

Molly lives in the changing world of Monsterland. She is used to being her family’s centre of attention, but that starts to change when there’s a new egg on its way. Molly’s parents don’t have time for her anymore, as they leave for the beach to hatch the new egg. When they forget the hat>>>

9+04.11.16 / 14.00 / Competition shortfilms / Aventure

Documentary’s 9+ “Passionate girls”

The best documentaries in which girls with a passion play the leading part. Whether it's dancing, sports or taking care of mentally disabled people>>>

6+04.11.16 / 14.00 / Avant premiere / Aventure

Julius in Winterland

Jacob Ley, Denmark, 2016

Julius lives in an orphanage. Like every year, he looks forward to Christmas, because Santa Clause comes over. But when the older boys claim that Santa is actually the dressed up school principal, Julius loses faith in everything involving Christmas. Until something strange happens: using a magic box, Julius is able to visit winter wonderland.>>>

9+04.11.16 / 14.00 / Competition “kids” / Cinema Nova

Land of Light

David Ruf, Turkey & Germany, 2016

Five children running from the war in Syria set out on a journey that soon leaves the realms of reality. Acted completely by Syrian children who themselves had to flee to Turkey, this film is a multi-layered parable for what war does to children. In presence of director David Ruf>>>

6+04.11.16 / 14.00 / Film Festival 2016 / Cinema Galeries

My Life as a Courgette (French)

Claude Barras, Switzerland, 2016

Courgette is an intriguing nickname for a 9-year-old boy. Although his unique story is surprisingly universal. After his mother's sudden death, Courgette is befriended by a police officer Raymond, who accompanies him to his new foster home filled with other orphans his age. At first he struggles to find his place in this strange, at>>>

8+04.11.16 / 14.30 / Competition “kids” / Sphinx Cinema

Little Mountain Boy (Dutch)

Xavier Koller, Schweiz, 2016

This story takes place in the beautiful Alps. Ursli’s family makes goat cheese and he helps them with it. When the local bully starts to mess things up, Ursli is forced to go on an adventure in the mountains to save his families’ income. Will he be back in time for the celebration of the>>>

3+04.11.16 / 15.00 / Competition shortfilms / GC Nekkersdal

Shortfilms “Beestenboel”

A series of short films, animation and fiction, for the little ones. With lots of adventure, a touch of humor and an inspirational message. A variety of animals, each with their own personality, play the leading role. These are touching stories about friendship, overcoming fears and exploring the world.>>>

6+04.11.16 / 16.00 / Competition shortfilms / GC Nekkersdal

Kortfilms “Magie”

A series of wordless short films full of magic, from all corners of the world. Drift away with these nostalgic tales and enjoy their humor and tension.>>>

13+04.11.16 / 16.00 / Competition ”teens” / Cinema Galeries

My revolution

Ramzi Ben Sliman, France, 2016

An Arab spring blossoming in the middle of Paris. The 15-year old Marawann is French with Tunisian roots. Marawann would do anything to attract the attention of his beautiful classmate Sygrid. When the Jasmine Revolution breaks out in Tunisia, he lets a journalist take his picture to support his countrymen. The picture is published on>>>

6+04.11.16 / 16.00 / Competition shortfilms / Aventure

12+04.11.16 / 18.00 / Competition shortfilms / GC Nekkersdal

Shortfilms “In relatie met de ander”

A mix of documentary, fiction and humor. With recognizable themes such as migration, finding your own way, first love.>>>

7+05.11.16 / 10.00 / Workshops / Cinema Nova

Workshop “Le Cinema de Georges”

"Le Cinema De Georges" is a tribute to the early filmmaker and magician George Méliès. Traveled from France, they’ll let us discover the film practice, combining old and current techniques. Can you make a movie with cranks, bicycle wheels and pieces of string? And for the music maestro: look what we can do with cutlery!>>>

3+05.11.16 / 10.30 / Competition shortfilms / Sphinx Cinema

Shortfilms “Beestenboel”

A series of short films, animation and fiction, for the little ones. With lots of adventure, a touch of humor and an inspirational message. A variety of animals, each with their own personality, play the leading role. These are touching stories about friendship, overcoming fears and exploring the world.>>>

3+05.11.16 / 11.00 / Film Festival 2016 / Aventure

4+05.11.16 / 14.00 / Music / Cinema Nova

La pie voleuse

Emanuele Luzzati, Giulio Gianini, Italie

These colorful and bold adaptations of Rossini's operas are a ballet of shapes and colors. L’Italienne à Alger, 1968, 12', no speech Lindoro and his fiancée Isabelle are imprisoned by Mustafa phasa who is looking for a new wife. Polichinelle,1973, 12', no speech The lazy, funny villain Polichinelle is chased by his wife and the>>>

7+05.11.16 / 14.00 / Music / Cinematek

Mary Poppins

Robert Stevenson, USA, 1964

A musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney. The children of banker George Banks, Jane and Michael, have run away from yet another nanny, and he has to find a new one. Suddenly a young nanny called Mary Poppins descends from the sky with an umbrella. Mary Poppins lets the children experience magical things, like>>>

6+05.11.16 / 14.30 / Competition shortfilms / Sphinx Cinema

Kortfilms “Magie”

A series of wordless short films full of magic, from all corners of the world. Drift away with these nostalgic tales and enjoy their humor and tension.>>>

05.11.16 / 15.00 / Film Festival 2016 / Cinema Nova

La guerre des tuques (1984)

André Mélançon, Canada, 1984

On the last day before the holiday’s start, Luc Chicoine brings the military horn of his grandfather to school. His classmates are impressed and Luc proposes to play ‘war’ during the holiday’s. The boys gather in the barn where they keep their “weapons” and set the rules of their war. A tribute to André Melançon,>>>

9+05.11.16 / 16.30 / Music / Cinematek

Labyrinth

Jim Henson, UK-USA, 1984

A musical fantasy film with puppets, starring David Bowie and produced by George Lucas, the producer of Star Wars. Sara, a teenage girl with an active imagination has to babysit her half-brother yet again. Frustrated by this, she summons the Goblins to take her half-brother away. When little Toby really disappears, a great adventure in>>>

05.11.16 / 18.00 / Film Festival 2016 / Cinema Galeries

Filem’On’s Award Ceremony : “Bella Brussella”

Which movies will receive an award from our various jury ? Find it out by coming to the Cinema Galeries during the Award Ceremony of Filem'On, the "Bella Brussella's".>>>

6+06.11.16 / 10.30 / Avant premiere / Sphinx Cinema

Julius in Winterland

Jacob Ley, Denmark, 2016

Julius lives in an orphanage. Like every year, he looks forward to Christmas, because Santa Clause comes over. But when the older boys claim that Santa is actually the dressed up school principal, Julius loses faith in everything involving Christmas. Until something strange happens: using a magic box, Julius is able to visit winter wonderland.>>>

2+06.11.16 / 11.00 / Film Festival 2016 / Aventure

Kiwi & Strit

Esben Toft Jacobsen, Denmark, 2016

Two funny, fuzzy creatures are living in the forest. Kiwi is yellow, neat and careful. Strit is purple, dingy and wild. They are curious and willing to try anything. Together with their weird friends (including the big blue forestcow who’s always hungry), they speak a droll gibberish. Kiwi & Strit are a wonderful duo, invented>>>

3+06.11.16 / 11.00 / Todler / Cinema Galeries

Ted Sieger’s Molly Monster

Ted Sieger, Michael Ekblad, Matthias Bruhn, Switzerland, Germany, Sweden, 2016

Molly lives in the changing world of Monsterland. She is used to being her family’s centre of attention, but that starts to change when there’s a new egg on its way. Molly’s parents don’t have time for her anymore, as they leave for the beach to hatch the new egg. When they forget the hat>>>

6+06.11.16 / 14.00 / Music / Cinematek

Goshu, le violoncelliste (Serohiki no Goshu)

Isao Takahata, Japan, 1981

Goshu is a professional cellist. During rehearsals for a performance, he is scolded by the conductor because his playing is not good enough. His timing is off and he seems to have no "feel" for the music. Goshu returns to his lonely cottage and starts practicing. Then a group of animals show him the inner>>>

6+06.11.16 / 14.00 / Avant premiere / Aventure

Julius in Winterland

Jacob Ley, Denmark, 2016

Julius lives in an orphanage. Like every year, he looks forward to Christmas, because Santa Clause comes over. But when the older boys claim that Santa is actually the dressed up school principal, Julius loses faith in everything involving Christmas. Until something strange happens: using a magic box, Julius is able to visit winter wonderland.>>>

4+06.11.16 / 14.30 / Film Festival 2016 / BOZAR

4+ Short films “Jazz”

Een groep jeugdige jazzmuzikanten waagt zich aan een reeks prachtige, ontroerende en knotsgekke animatiefilms door deze van een live klankband te voorzien. Voor de kwaliteit van de films staat Filem’on garant, voor de muziek de jazzafdeling van het Antwerpse conservatorium. Een gelegenheid voor onze jongste bezoekers om te komen genieten van heerlijk jazzmuziek en sterke>>>

10+06.11.16 / 14.30 / Film Festival 2016 / Sphinx Cinema

Blanka

Blanka makes her living on the street of Manila from small thefts and tricks. She dreams of saving enough money to "buy" a mom. When she meets talented Peter (Peter Millari), a blind gambling musician, her life takes an unexpected direction. They decide to join forces in order to face everyday struggles. Thanks to Peter,>>>

4+06.11.16 / 15.30 / Film Festival 2016 / BOZAR

4+ Short films “Jazz”

Een groep jeugdige jazzmuzikanten waagt zich aan een reeks prachtige, ontroerende en knotsgekke animatiefilms door deze van een live klankband te voorzien. Voor de kwaliteit van de films staat Filem’on garant, voor de muziek de jazzafdeling van het Antwerpse conservatorium. Een gelegenheid voor onze jongste bezoekers om te komen genieten van heerlijk jazzmuziek en sterke>>>

4+06.11.16 / 16.30 / Film Festival 2016 / BOZAR

4+ Short films “Jazz”

Een groep jeugdige jazzmuzikanten waagt zich aan een reeks prachtige, ontroerende en knotsgekke animatiefilms door deze van een live klankband te voorzien. Voor de kwaliteit van de films staat Filem’on garant, voor de muziek de jazzafdeling van het Antwerpse conservatorium. Een gelegenheid voor onze jongste bezoekers om te komen genieten van heerlijk jazzmuziek en sterke>>>

6+06.11.16 / 16.30 / Film Festival 2016 / BOZAR

Behind the telescopes

Aiméé de Jonghe & Lavinia Meijer, Nederland, 2016

This animated film with live music of Lavinia Meijer, tells the touching, hopeful story of Lyra, a young girl who makes a trip to the planet Mars. Like many refugees today, Lyra is in search of a better life. In 2015, Meijer performed for the Syrian refugees in the Netherlands. In that same period, water>>>

07.11.16 / 10.00 / Film Festival 2016 / Sphinx Cinema

The world of us

Yoon Ga-eun, Korea, 2016

At an age when perhaps friends mean more than moms, 10 year-old Sun is an outcast at school. During summer vacation, she meets Jia, who is new to town. As Sun shows Jia around the neighborhood, they play at each other’s houses, share secrets and become best friends. However, when the new semester starts, Jia>>>