The Scotiabank Big Picture Program: Duck Academy w/The Old Man and the Pears

Location: Al Whittle Theatre
Date: Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Price: $5.00 - Buy Now

Three thousand ducks, one farmer, and an ultimate goal to produce chemical-free sustainable rice. Against all odds, a determined farmer in Thailand trains ducks to become “rice protectors”.
Thailand, 2019, 52 minutes
Director Suriyon Jongleepun

The Old Man and the Pears

A weak and hungry old man begs for a pear from a fruit peddler, but the peddler refuses. A little boy bravely steps forward and spends his last coin to buy a pear for the old man. Finally, a magical form of justice emerges from the ground.
USA, 2018, 5 minutes
Director Jing Sun