REDCAT Film Festival Day 4 | Touch My Heart: Gentle Films on the Big Screen

Take a cinematic ride around the globe with the REDCAT International Children's Film Festival. Enchanting animation for tiny tots, thrilling live action for adventurous older viewers, and moving dramas sure to inspire the whole family are featured in this celebrated festival.


On August 8, dive into the sumptuous animation and vivid live-action of these richly textured films that reveal gentle tales and sweet stories suited to the youngest of film fans. Three films with English subtitles, in Danish, Japanese, and German.


All ages. Running time: 54 min. 


  • The Little Red Plane. DirCharlotte Blacker, UK
  • Keenan at SeaDir: Jeremy Galante and David Cowles, USA
  • Big WashDir: Kassandra Wellendorf, Denmark
  • Big PlansDir: Irmgard Walthert, Switzerland
  • Dodu: The Cardboard Boy. DirJosé Miguel Ribeiro, Portugal
  • HeartstringsDir: Rhiannon Evans, UK
  • Mungge - Not Again! Dir: Irmgard Walthert, Adrian Flückiger and Claudia Röthlin, Switzerland
  • ChrysalisDir: Aubrey Millen, Germany
  • How the Shammies Bathed. Dir: Edmunds Jansons, Latvia
  • Pittanko! Dir: Motohiro Shirakawa, Japan
  • Neighbors. Dir: Masaki Buma and Wakana Osawa, Japan
  • Beans. Dir: Marly Reed, Canada.


To  learn more and purchase tickets, visit

Aug 8, 2012
Asia Society members $5; nonmembers $7.
6:00 pm
Kid Friendly:

PO BOX 66494
Houston, TX 77266-6494


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