June 4: Best of the Fest

Encore screenings of award-winners and audience favorites from the 2016 Festival!

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Grand Prize Feature: Birds of Passage

Encore Screening!
Belgium, ages 9+

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Best of the Fest: Kid Flix 2

The best shorts from 2016
for ages 8+

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Set sail on an incredible journey. Befriend a monster. Uncover a mystery. Visit a foreign country — or a foreign planet. For four weekends, New York Int’l Children’s Film Festival invites you and your imagination to explore new frontiers through the best new films from around the world. No passport required.

Own a Piece of the Fest!

We’re cleaning out the vaults to get ready for our 20th anniversary, and now’s your chance to get the best gear from past Festivals. We’ve got hats, tees, and more, but they won’t be here for long. Get yours while you can!

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Learn filmmaking from start to finish! In our hands-on animation camps, students will use a variety of techniques from claymation and pixelation to hand-drawn and cutout animation to create their own movie.

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