Nine-year-old Chuskit lives in a remote Himalayan village where she dreams of going to school. While her disability and the local traditions seem to be against her, she’s determined to get her way. Inspired by true events, this is a beautiful story of a community coming together to help this brave and spirited girl in her quest; the colours, food, traditions of India all contribute to a rich and uplifting tale.
Double Act (Short Film)
Mia, a young magician is eager to make it in the world of magic. However, she is shocked when she discovers that in the world of magic boys are magicians, and girls are assistants – things will have to change.
Ireland / 2019 / Live Action / Director: Harry Lee
Subtitles will be read aloud by an experienced reader.
Screening as part of IFI Family Festival 2019 – July 26th-28th