As a child gets in danger, a man sacrifices his world and unveils another truth.
Mr. Magoo interprets his nephew's request for $100 as evidence of an unfolding mystery.
Mr. Magoo's house is towed-away by thieves.
Mr. Magoo invites a friend to his lakeside cabin, unaware that a bloodhound has pursued an escaped convict to that isolated location.
Dot comes to the aid of her native animal friends when Bruce the koala tells her of plans to build a massive dam that will destroy their environment. But the local farm animals believe that the creation of the dam will catapult their small country town into the 21st Century. With both sides fighting for what they believe is right, Dot’s plans to wipe out the dam are jeopardised by the local detectives Sherlock bones and his offsider Watson the cat!
An animated collaboration between Osamu Tezuka and Toei Animation.
In a gloriously imagined 1920s world inhabited by people who have gramophones for heads, young composer Hero Wasabi has left Japan to study musical composition in Venice, accompanied by his oboe-playing cat Jacuzzi. Hero is a student of the terrifying Madame Zero at the Scuola di Musica, where his fellow students include the aristocratic Count Telefino, an unscrupulous telephone-head who is planning a campaign of dirty tricks to help him win the school's graduation prize, the Abacus Scroll.
This is an animated version of Yanase Takashi's picture book featuring the friendship between a mother dog, Muku-muku, who lost her puppy, and the baby lion Buru-buru, who lost her mother.
Earth is visited by a race of aliens, who issue an ultimatum: either peace or complete destruction.
Directed by John and Faith Hubley.
A comic allegory in which a runaway "city" on legs matches wits with a wily farmer. A farmer has an encounter with a runaway "city" (which devours its environs). He deserts his rural home for the imagined joys of urban life.
3D Masterpieces Vol 2 presented with Gerhard Mantz - Shadows of Paradise - a stereoscopic 3D real experience of a special kind: Three-dimensional shooting stars and Cloudscape, psychedelic warp channels and fantastic suites of rooms. GERHARD MANTZ presents his visual work of art in 3D and takes us with mind-expanding trips in a unique parallel universe. An artistic experience of the third kind with captivating POP-out effects and spatial visual depth. Optimized for 3D Home Entertainment!
The 30-minute film centers around a group of high school nurses called Himeyuri who served during the Battle of Okinawa during World War II. The Himeyuri Alumnae Incorporated Foundation, which runs the Himeyuri Peace Museum in Okinawa, produced the film with the aim to convey the experiences of those high school nurses, many of whom lost their lives during the battle, to children.
The Napping House: Granny and all the critters in her house pile on her bed for a nap...until a little flea causes a big stir. Somebody's got an itch! Each Peach Pear Plum: Children can play 'I spy' by finding their favorite nursery rhyme characters including, Tom Thumb, Jack and Jill, and the Three Bears hiding in colorful pictures in this beloved story. Drummer Hoff: The classic tale of soldiers building a magnificent cannon is told through thyme, rhythm and stunning illustrations. Who will fire this great machine? Bear Snores On: All winter long, Bear sleeps in his cozy lair. Surprise guests stop by to warn up, brew tea and pop corn while Bear snores on. Will he ever wake up? Wild About Books: Librarian Molly McGrew introduces a zoo full of animals to a new thing called reading. Soon enough the birds and the beasts are going simply wild about books!
God's two daughters Cherry and Lemon have been tasked with finding the lost treasure of Heaven, referred to as Love. Together with their guardian Berry, their search takes them to a planet where stuffed animals have come to life, putting them in direct conflict with Cecilian and the nefarious Treasure Connection.
This short film was inspired by the story told in the prose written by Jia Pingwa to memorize his father in 1989. Set on the North Shannxi Loess Plateau, the story tells about two boys trying to sell a pig, the only valuable property of the poor family, for food. However, things go wrong. The film was artistically designed to present the spectacular and broad scenery of the Loess Plateau as well as the simple life of the people. This is a black humor about the difficult years in the northwest of China in 1970s.
One summer afternoon in 1907, Abel and his wife (both mice) are picnicking, when they become separated during a violent rainstorm. After flying some distance, Abel discovers himself alone on a river island, unable to swim due to the powerful current. Abel periodically attempts to leave the island by various means: flying on a leaf, rowing a crudely fashioned boat, etc. Meanwhile, he tries to create a normal life of sorts, even learning to enjoy a new hobby: sculpture. Still, Abel's goal is to escape the island and rejoin his wife in the city.