Papa Cloudy's Restaurant

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Shorts for Kids 1
The Kubrick at Central Grade School Wed, Jul 30, 2014 9:30 AM
Sponsored by: Kean & Dawn Oh & Family
This delightful collection of shorts for our youngest filmgoers features trampoline-hopping foxes, a bear whose hat goes missing, and a deer who shares a fantastic scientific discovery with his rabbit friend.
Shorts for Kids 2
The Kubrick at Central Grade School Fri, Aug 1, 2014 9:30 AM
Sponsored by: Trattoria Stella
We saw so many great kids shorts this year that we couldn’t fit them all in one program! Program 2 includes the story of three girls who start a skateboarding posse, and a man who takes a trip around the world in his dream.
Film Info
Release Year:2014
Runtime:6 min.
Type of Film:Short Narrative
Production Country:USA
Original Language:English
Cast/Crew Info
Cast:Satomi Matsuzaki
Director:Akiko McQuerrey
Produced by:Akiko McQuerrey
Screenwriter:Akiko McQuerrey
Cinematography:Akiko McQuerrey
Editing By:Akiko McQuerrey
Music By:Satomi Matsuzaki and Greg Saunier


Papa Cloudy, a gentle cloud with mustache works as a chef at restaurant by the sea. A customer, the lady piggy orders octopus. Meanwhile in the kitchen, a little octopus escapes and makes her way to the dining area. Her mischief puts Papa Cloudy's restaurant into panic. When Papa Cloudy starts crying, he hears the song played by the little octopus singing "Overfishing Song" illustrating the problem of overfishing. After the song , Papa Cloudy decides to make a new sustainable dish with lots of love. Everyone gathers in the dining area and admires Papa Cloudy's new dish. The last guest, a whale finally arrives to the restaurant and tries to eat the food but instead swallows the octopus and her friends from the ocean. After a little while, Octopus and her sea creature friends realize they are back in the ocean...

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Shorts for Kids 2