Sunday, February 14, 2016

Coming Sat., Feb. 20: Boy and the World

Boy and the World is an Oscar nominee for Best Animated Feature from Brazil.

Cuca’s cozy rural life is shattered when his father leaves for the city, prompting him to embark on a quest to reunite his family. The young boy’s journey unfolds like a tapestry, the animation taking on greater complexity as his small world expands. Entering civilization, industrial landscapes are inhabited by animal-machines, with barrios of decoupage streets and shop windows, and flashing neon advertisements that illuminate the night. The story depicts a clash between village and city, hand crafted and mechanized, rich and poor – and throughout the tumult, the heart and soul of the people beats on as a song. The film’s music is on equal footing with the stunning visuals, a soundscape of pan-flute, samba, and Brazilian hip-hop mixing with the whirling carnival colors and exploding fireworks.

Show starts at 7 PM at the Strand.
Discounted advance tickets available at Highway 61 Coffeehouse


  1. Many halls are created to provide a catering service to specific cultural needs. And it gets very difficult to have a party at a hotel because the catering staff could not cook the traditional meals required by the client. But these Chicago venues specialize in specific cultural needs.

  2. This is such an incredible asset, that you are giving and you give it away for nothing. I cherish seeing web journal that comprehend the benefit of giving a quality asset to free. Abcya games || y8 games ||friv games

  3. I was impressed with the site that you created, so many people to be more advanced. as we provide Affordable Mixing and Mastering Services online. for more info visit our website.

  4. cool, please guidance so that I can create a blog like yours cara menggugurkan kandungan