The Sun Still Shines

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Shorts: Animation 2
Digital Screening Room Fri, May 14, 2021 12:00 AM - Thu, May 27, 2021 11:59 PM

Best of Fest Encores
Part 2 of a selection of local and international animated shorts.

Virtual Available In:USA
Ticket Prices
General Public:$13.00 (+ $2 online fee)
Members:$10.00 (no online fee)
Film Info
Premiere Status:Minnesota Premiere
Festival Programs:Shorts
Women & Film
Visual Arts
Release Year:2020
Runtime:4 min
Director:Rita Blitt


Best of Fest Encores

Conveying a message of hope and resilience, drawings by Rita Blitt are merged with the music they inspired, composed by Michael Udow.

Director Biography

Rita BlittRita Blitt is an international award-winning painter, sculptor and filmmaker, whose words “Kindness is contagious. Catch it!” have inspired people all over the world. Her works have been featured in over 70 solo exhibitions. In 2019, she was awarded an Honorary Doctoral degree in Fine Arts by Washburn University. Rita Blitt: The Passionate Gesture was published in 2000 by RAM and Brandeis University. “Around and Round”, a catalog of Blitt's legacy collection at Mulvane Art Museum, was published in 2020.

Screening as a part of Shorts: Animation 2