Mrs. Taylor’s Show and Tell - A Prince Story 
Director Victor Dean - 6 min. - USA

Disabled filmmaker Victor Dean has a knack for engaging with extraordinary people in an endearing and down-to-earth way. Mrs. Taylor’s Show & Tell chronicles a chance meeting with His Royal Badness, Prince, back in 2001. This animated short tells the tale of a chance encounter-turned-serendipitous elevator ride with The Purple One.

Derek the Sheep -

The Grass is Always Greener
Director Doctor Simpo - 6 min. - United Kingdom

Derek is a sheep and sheep really love grass, there is some really lovely looking grass on the other side of the river...but how will Derek get across to eat it?

Stabby
Director Jess Paolo - 4 min. - USA

A hermit crab with an obsession for shiny objects causes trouble when he runs off with a woman’s wedding ring.

Two Different Kinds of Love
Director Alyce Vest - 6 min. - USA

A little girl is excited to discover more about her adoption story.

Saturday Mornin’ Toons : Animated Shorts Block 1​

Saturday August 21, 2021 at 11:30 AM at RoleCall Theater

​Überfrog
Director Tuomas Kurtakko - 12 min. - Finland

When a chase for a delicious dragonfly goes awry, a frog finds himself on a journey towards higher levels of amphibian consciousness, ultimately leading him down the rabbit hole to face his worst fears.

The Boy and The Mountain
Directors Santiago Aguilera, Gabriel Monreal - 11 min. - Chile

Hernán makes the crucial decision to fulfill his dream, but fate will leave him to face a new challenge that will change the meaning of his life.

Bussin’
Director Davey Jarrell, Dom Bournés - 4 min. - USA

It's Coda the Kid's first day of school. Making friends is hard enough, but will he even make it to the bus's final stop?

Ve-GIGANTE
Director Christian E. Rosado - 7 min. - Puerto Rico

Tito, a peach colored gecko, is having a party at his home when suddenly the neighbor changes the music on the radio. Now it’s up to him to find the radio and bring the music and the party back.

Two Little People
Director Xin Li - 3 min. - Australia

Two little people live in a wheat field until it’s time for the wheat to be harvested.

Summer of Girls
Director Nick Canton - 3 min. - USA

A lifeguard experiences her first real Summer lust from afar.

Conspiriana
Director Spencer Scarpelli - 2 min. - USA

In this groundbreaking documentary series, experts delve into some of the deepest mysteries humankind has ever grappled with. Join this multi-disciplinary team as they answer questions with questions, use wordplay and ominous music to make everything sound more mysterious, and come up mostly empty-handed.

Little Girl Grace
Director Taz Lake - 5 min. - USA

When her constant attempts to befriend a stoic old man go unanswered, a young girl must discover why.

Forget Me Not
Directors Courtney LeBlanc, Saige Guevara - 8 min. - USA

In an attempt to preserve her legacy, a cartoon classic wages war on her rebooted counterpart.