Chicago International Children's Film Festival
: THE MAGICIANS / Live-action Feature Film (Netherlands) / 90 min, Ages 9-12
Saturday, Oct 22, 2011 11:00 AM CDT
University of Chicago - Max Palevsky Cinema, Ida Noyes Hall, Chicago, IL
Ben and his father are aspiring magicians with a dream: to become the next big talents in theNetherlands! With the help of their assistant Sylvie, their magic show is the hit of local schools and stages. But when Ben and his father attempt a trick they may not be ready for, Sylvie disappears! When the police realize Sylvie’s gone for good, things grow dire for Ben’s family – and Ben learns that things are never quite what they seem. Will Ben find Sylvie, or has she vanished forever into a puff of magic?
(Screened in Dutch)