A young and bright-eyed Sandpiper is motivated by her mother to start hunting for food along with the rest of the flock in the sandy seashore. However, the tiny bird is still terrorised by the surfs that break on the ocean's shoreline, unable to take care of herself. Poor little Piper, growing up is difficult, nevertheless, your caring mother believes in you.
Did You Know?
The first Pixar animated short to win the Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film since For the Birds
(2000) in 2002. See more
In a post-credits scene, Piper's sleeping with shells and wet. See more
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