The Minnow Show! Episode 1 - BOY & THE WORLD

A Kid-Friendly, Matinée Film & Art Series

Sunday, April 2, 2017 - 11:00am



Welcome toThe Minnow Show!

We'll watch movies, make movies, have popcorn for breakfast and do art instead of (home)work Sunday mornings at 11 A.M.

It's Sunday morning in the garden, not a critter is stirring until the Minnows of Penglai Pond rise to watch a flick & make a pic' at the Velaslavasay Panorama. Join Minnow & friends for The Minnow Show! A kid-friendly, matinée series of films followed by an Arts & Crafts workshop in the garden with treats for kids & adults alike.

Tickets Available Online
$20 General Admission (includes workshop & film)
$15 VPES Members
or 4 Tickets for $70

The Minnow Show!, Episode 1: Boy & The World
Sunday, April 2nd, 2017 at 11 A.M.

We'll watch the Oscar-Nominated Brazilian animated flick Boy & The World (O Menino e o Mundo, 2013) followed by a workshop in the garden led by Anna Tanner. Kids and adults will learn how to make their own set of myriorama cards - a 19th Century parlour game of re-arranging landscapes. Watch the trailer for Boy & the World HERE.


Images from the event!







Forthcoming Iterations -

The Minnow Show!, Episode 2: SMOKEHOUSE SHORTS IN 16MM
Sunday, May 28th, 2017 at 11 A.M.
Smokehouse Films presents a selection of animated and educational 16mm films from their archive followed by an animated film workshop.

The Minnow Show!, Episode 3: MASKS AND ANIMATION
Sunday, June 25th, 2017 at 11 A.M.


This production is made possible in part by a grant from the City of Los Angeles, Department of Cultural Affairs and by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors through the Los Angeles County Arts Commission.