One Small Step (2020)

1h 24m / Not Rated (PG Equivalent) / Animation


This is an arthouse theatrical exclusive, not available on other streaming platforms. 

PS… ignore the showtimes at right. We have to put something in there to make this show up on our home page! – TT Team

Embark on a roller coaster of imagination and possibility in this ShortsTV presented compilation of new and acclaimed, family-friendly animation short films:

  • MAESTRO (2019) – Deep into a forest, a gathering of wild animals start a nocturnal opera, conducted by a squirrel. 1 min 50 secs 
  • GOPHER BROKE (2004) – 2005 OSCAR® Nominee Animation Category: A gopher finds himself on a road where trucks are hauling produce to market. He hits on the idea of shaking some of the produce loose for himself, but other animals always beat him to the booty. That is, until a truck comes along with a cow… 4 mins 20 secs 
  • AFTER THE RAIN (2018) – In a valley, a dog lives happily with his master, an uncommon shepherd. 8 mins 40 secs 
  • ONE SMALL STEP (2018) – 2019 OSCAR® Nominee Animation Category: TAIKO Studios presents the story of Luna, a Chinese American girl who dreams of becoming an astronaut. 7 mins 40 secs 
  • THE GREEN BIRD (2017) – This is the story of a green, noisy but lovely and caring bird who lays it first egg. 6 mins 35 secs 
  • JUBILEE (2016) – After a sudden burst of wind in Buckingham Palace, the Queen’s hat gets carried away around London. Fortunately, a trustworthy guard and a playful corgi run after it! 7 mins 20 secs 
  • ACHOO (2018) – In ancient China, a little dragon who can’t breathe fire will fight to overcome his weakness. 6 mins 35 secs 
  • OUTDOORS (2017) – A very old apartment dweller steps out of her cage and into the big city after her pet bird is accidentally set free by the little girl next door. As she searches for her lost bird, she discovers something bigger than the city itself. 6 mins 30 secs 
  • VOYAGERS (2017) – A tiger escaping his hunter ends up in a space station occupied by an astronaut and his goldfish. 7 mins 25 secs 
  • BORROWED TIME (2015) – 2017 OSCAR® Nominee Animation Category: A weathered Sheriff returns to the remains of an accident he has spent a lifetime trying to forget. With each step forward, the memories come flooding back. Faced with his mistake once again, he must find the strength to carry on. 6 mins 45 secs 
  • BEAR STORY (2014) – 2016 OSCAR® Winner Animation Category: An old, lonesome bear tells the story of his life through a mechanical diorama. 10 mins 20 secs 
  • O28 (2019) – In Lisbon, a German married couple is about to get aboard the legendary n°28 tramway, but how should you react when the brakes let go and embark you on a vertiginous race with a baby on board. 5 mins 5 secs


The film’s distributor, Shorts International, will be splitting the revenue with Tampa Theatre, 50/50. Please note that this arrangement, in these unprecedented times, means that we are unable to offer Member pricing for virtual screenings. Thanks for your understanding, and THANK YOU FOR CONTINUING TO SUPPORT TAMPA THEATRE!