Zoom School Screenings: International Shorts
Zoom is Columbus’s only annual celebration of family entertainment from around the world. Enjoy fresh and engaging films for all ages, plus free activities—our morning cereal and pajama party, an ice cream social, and more!
This captivating program of short films, best for students in grades 3–8, comes from the 2013 Children’s Film Festival Seattle, you’ll encounter children determined to live life to the fullest despite obstacles that sometimes seem daunting. Whether it’s the story of a Back to the Future–obsessed girl who tries to make a functioning hoverboard or that of a young Jewish boy determined to become a champion break dancer, you’ll be amazed these characters’ ingenuity, strength, and sense of adventure. With films from the US Navajo community, Australia, Brazil, Colombia, and Iceland. Educational resources are provided. Groups fully registered for educational programs may apply for bus subsidies to help cover their transportation fees.
Free for registered school groups
SUPPORT FOR ZOOM
Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams
SUPPORT FOR YOUTH AND FAMILY PROGRAMS
American Electric Power
Bob Evans Farms
SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTIONS FOR FILM/VIDEO
Rohauer Collection Foundation
PROMOTIONAL SUPPORT FOR ZOOM
GENERAL OPERATING SUPPORT FOR THE WEXNER CENTER
Greater Columbus Arts Council
Ohio Arts Council