NYICFF KID FLICKS One 2021-2022
Inventive first films for ages 3+!
Presented in partnership with New York International Children’s Film Festival.
Share your love of cinema with your little ones with Kid Flicks, curated to charm all ages and especially introduce our youngest viewers, ages 3+, to their very first screen experiences.
52 mins., In English, no dialogue, or with brief English subtitles
Films in this program:
A FILM BY M+M
United States, Animation, Megan McShane & Matthew Yang, 2020, 2 min.
Two wacky wizard friends bump and cruise through a fantastical land, powered by green in more ways than one!
A LYNX IN THE TOWN
France, Switzerland, Animation, Nina Bisiarina, 2019, 7 min.
You’ve heard of King Kong, now meet this king cat, a giant feline who falls for the big city, with its skyscraper scratching posts and inhabitants who marvel at her size.
Netherlands, Animation, Joost van den Bosch & Erik Verkerk, 2020, 2 min.
Being a neat freak is easy when you’ve got eight arms and live underwater, but try keeping up with this octopus teacher’s hilarious lesson!
United States, Animation, Carlos Douglas Jr, 2019, 5 min.
A stubborn 5-year-old reluctantly heads off to a performance with her mom. When the music starts, will a passion bloom?
KIRI AND LOU - AIR
New Zealand, Canada, Animation, Harry Sinclair, 2020, 5 min.
Kiri and Lou are the silliest creatures around, but they’re smart enough to know a good thing when they’ve got it.
Belarus, Czech Republic, Animation, Aliona Baranova, 2020, 6 min.
A larger-than-life sailor is reminded of home when a passenger's daughter brings aboard a tiny red leaf, inspiring a grand new journey.
MIDO AND THE INSTRUMALS
France, Animation, Roman Guillanton, 2020, 6 min.
Young Mido wants to be part of the band, but he just might need to tune his wild and wooly style to jam with these cool creatures.
SUM OF ITS PARTS
United States, Animation, Alisa Stern, 2019, 3 min.
Wondrous creatures bop, slither, and shake to the beat of the forest in this silly sylvan symphony.
THE YOGI WALRUS
United Kingdom, Animation, Daleya Marohn, 2019, 4 min.
Little Emi craves ice cream and always wants more. Learning to savor is the cherry on top.
France, Spain, Animation, Jose Prats & Alvaro Robles, 2020, 12 min.
Safe and dry, Kyna has her dad’s love and protection to carry her through...until her dog Nana needs a rescue.