'Finn on the Fly' soars at Sprockets

Mark Jean's pic named best feature

TORONTO -- Canadian director Mark Jean's "Finn on the Fly," a movie about a frisbee-playing dog and his young owner, captured the audience award for best feature film at the Sprockets Toronto International Film Festival for Children, organizers said Tuesday.

The festival's 12th edition also saw Canadian filmmaker Sean Conly's "Jabbawaki," a portrait of a frightening monster who falls in love, pick up the audience award for best animated film.

Sprockets, which is produced by the Toronto International Film Festival Group, showcased 70 features and shorts from 22 countries.
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