Islander’s animated film to be shown at children’s film festival in Seattle

Island animator William Jarcho’s newest film, “Not Without Us,” will be included in Children’s Film Festival Seattle, to take place January 25 to February 10, at Northwest Film Forum.

The film will show twice in the short film program, “Planet Wise,” at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 28, and at 11:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 4. Jarcho will be in attendance and lead a question-and-answer session about his film, on Jan. 28.

Notes on the entire program and the film can be found at

Children’s Film Festival Seattle, established in 2005, will include 168 films from 55 countries, all aimed at young people ages 2 to 14 and their families. Find out more at