International audiences delight in this nearly wordless burst of color and music that draws inspiration from film classic "The Red Balloon", and children and families are enchanted by the story of young Sylvie in her magical garden. Weaving together documentary and narrative elements, "Watermelon Magic" chronicles a season on the family farm, as Sylvie grows a patch of watermelons to sell at market. Constructed entirely from over 200,000...more
A young artist (Shane Callahan) struggles to hold true to his principles against the temptations of commercialism in this evocative and cerebral story. Paul, an art school dropout-cum-dish washer, is commissioned by an art broker for his work, but the artist's fears slow his progress. The film weaves a linear story of artistic freedom with spectacular animated sequences that propel the story toward an unlikely outcome.