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Film List

Circus Dreams (USA) – trailer Alarm Clock [Croatia] Adventures of Owen [Canada] Blue Elephant [Taiwan] Chubby and Cheesy – A Very Special Umbrella [Brazil] The Curious Garden [USA] Jungle Beat: Because You’re So Gorgeous [South Africa] Jungle Beat: If At First You Don’t Succeed [South Africa] Jungle Beat: You Don’t Bring Me Flowers [South Africa] Katie Loves The Kittens [USA]MuMuHug [Taiwan] Play Ball [USA] Sonar [Canada] The Submarine [Croatia] The Yellow Balloon [USA]

About the California Film Institute:

The non-profit California Film Institute celebrates and promotes film as art and education through the presentation of the Mill Valley Film Festival and year-round exhibitions at the Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center, and by building the next generation of filmmakers and audiences through CFI Education. For more information visit

(Photos by Linda Wilkie)

Please select your photos from the slide show by choosing the number listed on the photograph. Each photo is $4.00. So, if you order 3 photos it will be a total of $12.00. Postage is rocks!

Send a check to:
Xanadu Entertainment, LLC
POB 151602 San Rafael, California 94915

Be sure to include your return address and email so we can send you the photos. If you have any questions:

SHORTS: In Brief!

(Red Carpet Host: Kristy Campbell)

The short film festival format is a great way to introduce your child to international cinema. These award-winning animated and live-action world premieres ranging from 1 minute to 10 minutes will be presented together on this exciting family event on May 22nd. Xanadu Entertainment, producers of children's films, commercials and projects for Sesame Street™ will host the show. This extra playful experience for children 4+ will include: Photos taken with characters such as: Cinderella, A Magical Wizard, Snow White, Sugar Plum Fairy. We will have a fun red-carpet experience on a step-and-repeat sponsored by FLIXSTER for a true Hollywood treatment. The post-show on camera interviews with selected audience members will be streamed on-line. It is an event of gargantuan proportions! Not to be missed for just $5.00.

trt: 70 minutes.

SHORTS: In Brief! tickets ARE $5.00 and can be purchased at or at the box office in San Rafael.

pointing emoticon Join us for this kickoff event as an introduction
to the Mill Valley Film Festival Children's FilmFest
this coming October 6-16, 2011.

Sponsored By:

American Express
American Express
Bellam Self Storage & Boxes
Bellam Storage Self Storage & Boxes
California Film Institute
California Film Institute
Rainbow Pointe Shoes
D'Lynne's Dancewear
Marin Ballet

Ginger Martin

Flixster Union Bank
Xanadu Entertainment
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