This animated short tackles the subjects of personal space, conflict, and conflict resolution in the workplace. At the office, tempers flare as two coworkers who are sitting dangerously close find themselves bumping elbows and spilling ink. The film demonstrates four common approaches to interpersonal tensions: retreat, aggression, denial and - finally – negotiation.This film is part of the ShowPeace series of lively animated films about conflict resolution. This series has received support from UNICEF and Justice Canada.
Ages 7 to 13
Study Guide - Guide 1
Health/Personal Development - Bullying & Discrimination
Health/Personal Development - Healthy Relationships
Health/Personal Development - Problem Solving/Conflict Resolution