Save the date! Tumbleweeds Film Festival for Kids | April 19-20, 2024


BBB TWDS Shorts Celebration 2024
April 20, 2024 at 12:15 pm
Viridian Event Center

Black, Bold & Brilliant Kids Short Film Program

Black, Bold & Brilliant team is proud to present a collection of family-friendly short films at Tumbleweeds Film Festival for Kids this year! Each short takes us on a fantastic journey, exploring Black and POC communities from the perspectives of their youngest members.

Bertie the Brilliant
Directed by Gabriela Garcia Medina | 25 min | USA | 2022 | Presented in English

Magic and reality clash when Bertie has to help his grandmother

Lil’ Ruby
Directed by Bartek Kik | 9min | USA | 2023 | Animated | Presented in English

Ruby saves her grandmother from the big bad financial advisor in this classic tale with a modern twist.

A Boy’s Ballet Story
Directed by Elizabeth Flores and Daniel Owoseni Ajala | 5 min | USA and Nigeria | 2023 | Non-Vocal

A boy loves to dance, and though his perseverance teaches his bullies a valuable lesson.

Directed by Jenn Shaw | 11 min | USA | 2023 | Presented in English

An imaginative preteen from a close-knit family finds herself at a crossroads while deciding to keep her gapped teeth or risk it all for the seemingly “perfect” smile.

Directed by Zoey Martinson | 10 min | USA | 2021 | Presented in English

Three kids worry that their beloved school bus driver will be lonely this summer, so they set her up on a date.

Directed by: Various
Runtime: 62 minutes
Country: Various
April 20, 2024 at 12:15 pm
Viridian Event Center

Whether you love to watch films, want to explore the hands on activities at the Clubhouse, or do both, a day pass is your access to the Festival!

Each day pass includes the following perks: In-person films on a first come, first served basis

  • Clubhouse activities.
  • Free UTA transit to the Festival at Mid-Valley Performing Arts Center in Taylorsville

Each member of your group needs a pass to access Tumbleweeds. Workshops require additional registration and fee. 

Choose a Saturday day pass, a Sunday day pass, or both! 

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