Event Overview

A collection of short films from around the world designed to entertain children. Join us as we discover vibrant new worlds, surprising characters, breath-taking landscapes and unknown traditions.

NORTHERN LIGHTS – A young stowaway joins his grandfather on a shelter-sled. He will soon have to overcome his fears and learn the secrets of the Far North.

A FISHY FISHING TRIP – A man in a boat is fishing peacefully. Rod in hand he waits patiently for a catch. What happens next is quite unexpected!

MONSTER’S DON’T EXIST – Tom and Gio are little trouble makers. Instead of listening to their teacher they spend the day drawing monsters in their exercise books!

BYTHOS – The wind blows softly on the beach rippling the waves of the placid sea. But Bythos, the god of the depths, is watching from afar.

BILLIE – This sad-then-sweet animated short stars Billie the labradoodle, whose beloved owner passes away in the night.

NEST – A bird in the forest is looking for happiness.

BUTTERFLIES – Two young girls attempt to catch a butterfly in their bedroom.

EATEN – In a mysterious unknown planet, a rabbit-like creature is eaten; but that’s not the end of the story.

MAESTRO – Deep in a forest, a gathering of wild animals start a nocturnal opera, conducted by a squirrel.

ELSE & THE NIGHT – Elsa has not slept a wink for thirty years. Early one morning when she’s sitting at the kitchen table, she finds an unwelcome guest underneath her sofa. The creature turns out to be none other than the Night itself.

HELLO ROBOT – In a desolate world, a girl finds an abandoned robot in a cave. But luck is short since batteries are hard to come by.

All films are in their original language with English subtitles.

Cinemagic ‘On The Pulse’ funded by the Department for Communities through Northern Ireland Screen.

Duration: 1hr 10mins

All patrons require a ticket.

Ticket Information

When & Where

  • From:Mar 8, 2020,01:00 PM
  • To:Mar 8, 2020,02:15 PM
  • Location:
    Ulster Museum

    Botanic Gardens, BT9 5AB, belfast.

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