The Story of Percival Pilts

The Story of Percival Pilts

Director: Janette Goode, John Lewis
Running Time: 9
Location: Australia
DCFF SCreening: 2015


While playing on stilts as a child, Percival Pilts declares that he’ll ‘never again let his feet touch the ground!’ He stays true to his word and compelled ever higher, he builds his stilts so tall that he no longer fits into normal society. A whimsical story about living an impractical life based on a childhood promise.

Screening History & Awards

Toronto International Kids Film Festival

San Francisco Film Festival

Sydney Film Festival

Palm Springs International Film Festival

DCFF Screening Information

Part of theĀ FREE Family Shorts grouping

Saturday, August 29th, 11:00am

Emily loves movies and Tacoma. Thus, the Destiny City Film Festival was born in 2013 and has been going strong ever since!