For the first time, Puppet Animation Scotland presents an online programme of the some of the best independent animation from around the world for children and their families. Eccentric, adventurous and full of creativity, our programme of miniature tales is suitable for all children from age 7+ and their families to watch together this Easter holidays.  

The programme offers the chance to enjoy a range of styles of animation and also to try your hand at making your own with video tutorials sharing simple animation activities for families to try at home. 

Once you reserve your ticket, you will receive a link to watch all of the films at the pace which suits you, with all films remaining online for three days. 


Papergee and the Spider by Visible Fictions and Eleanor Stewart (Scotland)

The Weatherman by Will Becher (England)

Duodrom by Basil Vogt (Switzerland)

Gunter Falls in Love by Josephine Self (Scotland)

Matilda and the Spare Head by Ignas Meilūnas (Lithuania)

Off Beat by Will Becher (England)

Bonjour Monsieur by Joséphine Gobbi (France)

The Kite by Martin Smatana (Slovakia)

Animation Tutorial 2 for Families by Penny Sharp (Scotland)

This programme is available to audiences living in the UK only. This is the second of two short animation programmes – to read about our other animation programme aimed at children 3+ and their families, please follow this link.