The current crop of wide-release childrens movies features a guy with a big blue head voiced by Will Ferrell and a guy with a pointy nose who sounds just like Steve Carrell. Oh, and theres a girl with a long, long tangle of blond hair. But there is more celluloid creativity and imagination available for young, discerning film lovers at the Aurora Picture Shows The Best of the Fest! Childrens Film Festival Seattle 2010. This years entrants include live action, animation, and documentary films that showcase stories of a mouse who joins the circus, a kitty who adopts an egg, a girl who flies the skies on a paper airplane and much more. 4 p.m. Winter Street Studios, 2010 Winter Street. For information, call 713-868-2101 or visit www.aurorapictureshow.org. Free.
Sat., Dec. 4, 4 p.m., 2010