Screening of the part-animated documentary film “Once upon a forest” and animation "Yellowbird"
On Sept. 21 and Oct.12 , do not miss the animated screenings of the France Hong Kong Month of Environment at Comix Home Base, at 7.30 PM.
Once upon a forest, Luc Jacquet, 2013, 78 min, In French with English subs
SEPTEMBER 21 - 7.30 PM - COMIX HOME BASE
The screened movie is no other than the award wining part-animated documentary Once Upon A Forest, written and directed by Luc Jacquet (also known for Ice and the Sky). From the creators of March of the Penguins and The Fox and the Child. Once Upon a Forest invites the spectator into a never-before-seen world of natural wonder and staggering beauty. For the first time, we will be able to watch a rainforest growing before our eyes. Drawing on a vast fund of research and knowledge, Once Upon a Forest will lead viewers on a journey into the depths of the tropical jungle, into the very heart of life on earth.
Yellowbird, Christian De Vita, 2013, 90 min, In French with English subs
OCTOBER 12 - 7.30 PM - COMIX HOME BASE
When about to set off on the great migration, Darius, the oldest member and leader of the flock, is injured.
He must confide all his secrets and the new itinerary to the first bird that comes along.
And this bird... is our hero, thrilled by the idea of at last discovering the world... but not all a migratory one!
This event is co-organized with Comix Home Base, Hong Kong Arts Centre.