All Aboard

The animals are ready for the ATHLETICUS: Course de demi-fond, who will arrive first? Mogu and Perol are two dear friends you will meet, Mogu makes delicious foods and Perol specializes in eating. The Amimaginaire is a movie that will wake you up to discover others with love and humor. Next you’ll meet a grandfather who teaches his granddaughter how to ride a Cycle, and she realizes that the real adventure begins where the road ends. In The Concrete Jungle a boy who lives in a building will experience the greatest adventure in the world … then you’ll see how hippos watch the perfect performance of two seals on the ATHLETICUS: Synchronized Trampoline and meet Anna, who has to cross a glacial forest to bring the Melting Heart Cake to your rabbit friend. By making this trip you will overcome fears and make great friends. This trip ends on a Greek beach, in the middle of a Heat Wave, where two kids find a way to refresh everyone!

This session was programmed by the students of the 3rd year of the 1st Cycle, from the Nossa Senhora de Lourdes College, as part of the educational activity “I Program a Film Festival” in partnership with the Rivoli Parallel Program.

Osmope 4th year students will be the messengers of this session to arouse the little viewers to the subtleties of the movies.
Students from “I Program a Film Festival” attend this session.



ATHLETICUS: Course de demi-fond / Corrida de meio fundo, Nicolas Deveaux, França, anim., 2019, 2’ (Imagem above)
A turtle has no chance at all in a race against flamingos! – Or perhaps it does?

Mogu and Perol / Mogu e Perol, Yuriko Okada, Japão, anim., 2018, 8’

A story about two friends living on Yummy Island, where delicious food can be found everywhere! Whenever Mogu is cooking, Perol just pops up and eats the yummy meal.

Amimaginaire / O Amigo Imaginário, Robin Barriere, França, Anim./Fic., 2018, 6’

Performing a magic trick, a 5 year old kid meets an imaginary friend. A short film for everyone, that evokes with sweetness and humor the discovery of others, mixing real footage and 2D animation.

Cycle / Andar de Bicicleta, Sytske Kok/Sophie Olga De Jong, Holanda, anim., 2018, 2’

When a young girl is taught to ride a bike by her grandfather she discovers that true adventure begins where the road ends.

The Concrete Jungle / A Selva de Betão, Marie Urbánková, República Checa, anim., 2019, 8’

The thrilling story of a little boy in a housing estate, where even the world’s greatest adventure can take place.

ATHLETICUS: Synchronised Trampoline / Trampolim Sincronizado, Nicolas Deveaux, França, anim., 2019, 2’

Hippos watch the perfect performance of two seals. Will they measure up?

Melting Heart Cake / Bolo de Coração Derretido, Benoît Chieux, França, anim., 2019, 12’

To share her chocolate « cœur fondant » with her friend, Anna must cross a glacial forest. Said forest is haunted by a new resident, a terrifying bearded giant. All animals that cross his path disappear and, of course, the mole’s route leads to him… but the leviathan has a warmer heart than it may seem.

Heat Wave / Onda de Calor, Fokion Xenos, Grécia/Reino Unido, anim., 2019, 7’

In the midst of a heatwave of insanity, two children find a way to cool everyone down! A playful stop motion short film animated in a hybrid techique between cut out, clay animation and thousands of replacement pieces.