Belmont World Film partners with the Arsenal Center for the Arts to present its Ninth Annual Family Film Festival.
11:00 Screening of film shorts from Scholastic/Weston Woods Studios adapted from best-loved children's books. Including Robot Zot and Chicken Little animated by Watertown's own Soup2Nuts studio. (ages 3+)
1:00 Eleanor's Secret - animated feature tells the story of a young boy who hasn't yet learned how to read but needs to learn how in order to keep a group of favorite characters from storybooks alive for future generations. (ages 3 - 9)
2:30 A Cat in Paris - animated feature about Dino the Cat and the mystery that unfurls in the alley and rooftops of Paris over the course of an adventurous evening. For kids and grownups alike. Great atmospheric jazz score. (In French with English subtitles - ages 7+)
4:00 Circus Dreams - Award-winning heartwarming feature documentary about Vermont's all-youth traveling Circus Smirkus. The film follows the adventures of four teens as members of Circus Smirkus from their auditions through to a 70-performance, five state circus tour. The screening will be preceded by a live performance with members of the troupe!
Please visit www.belmontworldfilm.org or arsenalarts.org for more info. Tix- $3 morning show. $5/$7 all others.