<em>Zoom</em>brings an assortment of entertaining and acclaimed films to the Wex each year. This time the festival features the return of Jim Henson's Muppets and new behind-the-scenes moments from<em>Sesame Street</em>, short films from around the globe, animation galore, and a can’t-miss Charlie Chaplin classic for the whole family. Families can also enjoy hands-on activities, our free Saturday morning breakfast and pajama party, and a Saturday afternoon ice cream social.
This effervescent collection of short pieces by and about girls presents perspectives and experiences from all over the globe: from Scandinavia to South America to the Middle East.
The entertaining program covers a wide range of topics including toys, hopes, dreams, love, body image and functions, dance, gender, family dynamics, and larger spiritual questions. Some of the shorts are in languages other than English but have English subtitles. (69 mins., video)
The Zoom: Family Film Festival for 2010 was organized by Chris Stults, Wexner Center assistant curator of film/video, and Jean Pitman, educator for youth programs.
Please Note: The age recommendation listed above is very general. If you would like to discuss the specifics of any film before viewing it with your child, please call Jean Pitman at (614) 292-4614.
For information about Zoom: Family Film Festival screenings for schools, visit the school screening page.
Admission$15 any 6 tickets (general public)
$10 any 6 tickets (members)
$3 general public
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