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A glowing blue star with a face looks at its reflection in the street. Behind it are multicolored flowers.

Starling [short film]

  Mitra Shahidi

  United States     10 minutes


The spirit of a young girl descends from the heavens to celebrate her birthday with her family. This heartwarming tale beautifully portrays the lasting connections we share with our loved ones even after we pass on.

This film screens as part of the Shorts 9: Family Friendly Animation – Better Together program.