THE WIZARD OF OZ -
80 YEAR ANNIVERSARY
Celebrate the BFI Musical season with the 80th anniversary of this classic film. Based on the popular L. Frank Baum stories, Dorothy and her dog Toto are caught in a tornado's path and end up in the land of Oz. To find her way home she must find the great Oz who everyone says can help her return safely. Along the way she makes enemies but also great friends who help her in her search and hope the Wizard will grant their wishes as well.
Animated story about 11-year-old Parvana, living under Taliban rule in Kabul, Afghanistan. When her father is arrested, the rest of the family- all women - are not allowed to go outside without their male chaperone. In order to support the family, Parvana disguises herself as a boy and sets out to become the breadwinner for the family.
MY LIFE AS A COURGETTE
A stop-motion animated film based on Gilles Paris' 2002 novel ‘Autobiographie d'une Courgette’.
After losing his mother, a young boy is taken to a foster home by a police officer called Raymond. At first he is bullied but soon forms strong friendships in the home, especially with Camille who Courgette falls for instantly.