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Leytonstone Loves Film... Goes Little (U*)

An illustrated image of a large wolf in a field of wildflowers

Free for one day only, these international short films have been curated with Leytonstone’s littlest residents in mind. 

Showcasing different animation styles and methods, and all featuring animal antics, why not give them a try with kids aged 3 and up?

Tagged with: Cinema

Running time approximately 48 min

Age recommendation: 3+

This rental is only available within the UK.


Leytonstone Loves Film is produced by the Barbican in partnership with local residents and organisations and commissioned by the London Borough of Waltham Forest.

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A bat finds it difficult to share his branch with some very noisy neighbours. 
Germany 2017  Dir Julia Ocker 3 min
No dialogue 

Funny Fish
A young fish finds a playmate in the sea, but is it really what it first seems?
2017 Dir Krishna Chandran A Nair 6 min
French with English subtitles

The Little Bird and the Squirrel
A little bird and squirrel use their trusty watering can to outsmart a hungry fox.
Switzerland 2014 Dir Lena Von Dohren 4 min
No dialogue

Big Wold and Little Wolf
Big Wolf likes to be alone underneath his tree, but Little Wolf has other ideas.
France 2017 Dir Remi Durin 13 min
French with English subtitles

Pea Children
A brilliant stop motion animation set in a vegetable garden where a hungry caterpillar is on the loose.
Latvia 2020 Dir Dace Riduze 14 min
No dialogue

The Lynx in Town
A charming tale of a lynx who escapes from the forest into a snowy cityscape.
France, Switzerland 2019 Dir Nina Bisiarina 5 min
No dialogue

When nature calls, the Dashund is torn between which tree to choose!
Germany 2017 Dir Julia Ocker 3 min
No dialogue 

How to watch

1.    Choose the film you want to watch.
2.    Add to basket and proceed to purchase.

3.    If you already have an account, you can log in during the purchase. If not, create an account as you buy. 

4.    Once your purchase has gone through, you can click on the button to click to ‘Watch your films', or click on the link in your email, or go to your account.
5.    Start watching your video. From purchase, you have 48 hours to start and finish watching the film. Enjoy! 

If you have any issues, please contact our Box Office team via [email protected] between 9.30am and 5pm, Monday to Friday.