Director: Hugo de Faucompret
29 mins + Workshop, France, 2021, Digital, Subtitled
Age recommendation: 9+
Award-winning short animation in which a young girl, Jane, has to learn to cope when she is sent to spend Christmas with her grandma as her mum is depressed. Away from home, Jane is bad-tempered and miserable, but the holiday with Granny Onions turns out unexpectedly, as she makes friends with forest giant Cloclo and two local kids. Jane learns to be open to others and more resilient and this will help motivate her mum to get back on her feet.
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