Filmmakers around the world are making beautiful imaginative and creative films just for kids. And the Pickford Film Center will be presenting them to Bellingham this week. There will be lots of animation and live action short films, and some feature-length films, many of which have been presented at Seattle’s Children’s Film Festival. There will also be some interactive creative workshops presented by local organizations. A fun weekend for is planned for the whole family.
Part of the Pickford’s mission is “promote delight, discussion and even debate while sparking interest in different languages and ways of life.” The workshops will encourage youngsters “to sharpen their critical skills and leave with a better understanding of film as one of the greatest means of storytelling ever created. “