SIFFCY alliance with Amazon Prime Video- World Premiere of Kalari Kids at SIFFCY 2017


All episodes of will stream exclusively on Video from the 22nd of December, 2017. Created in 2D animation, the graphic style of the show is reminiscent of the beauty, sophistication and stylization of traditional Kerala paintings.
The visual direction for is inspired by the vibrancy of traditional Indian paintings. Each scene of will essentially be a compelling illustrative still, styled with high contrast and traditional Indian patterns. Beenu, Unni, Ami and Shyam are four students in the Gurukul of Guru Palan along with three friends Meena they face new adventures every day: either lessons from their Guru about the value of tradition and good behavior or challenges from their rival.

This edition of will have a special focus on Dutch cinema. Top-10 Dutch films have been curated especially for the festival and will be presented by Gert Herman, from the European Children’s Film Association. The children’s festival has received over 2000 entries from more than 100 countries. will highlight issue of cleanliness, environment and climate change through a special selection of films and discussion forums called – ‘ goes Green’, to create awareness on environmental issues amongst children and youth.
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