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Super Sweet Meg Walker , Yukon , 5m For this documentary , a local filmmaker knocked on a few doors and asked kids what to do with all the leftover Halloween candy ( theirs , mine , everyone ' s ). One early discovery : the phrase " too much candy " doesn ' t make sense to most people under 12 . Many candies were harmed in the making of this film .
Fox Creates the Days Alyce Johnson , Yukon , 6m An interpretation of a Kluane creation tale combining authentic oral storytelling and virtual reality animation techniques .
What ’ s My Superpower ? Justin Heymans , Ontario , 10m Nalvana feels like all of her friends have some type of superpower . She has friends with super speed , friends who can jump so far she thinks they can fly , and friends who are better than her at a million other things . As Nalvana tries out each of her friends ’ superpowers with no success , she wonders if she might be the only kid in town without a special talent .
Names for Snow Rebecca Thomassie , Nunavik , 6m This short follows Rebecca Thomassie , an Inuk woman , around Kangirsuk as she learns the 52 Inuktitut words for snow .
Lily Goes to the Dogs The Bum Family , Alberta , 7m Yet another crazy adventure with Lily !
Yard Work Chelsea Jeffery , Yukon , 3m The yard is doing its own work .