NY Int'l Children's Film Festival 2017

Explore the world without leaving NYC.

Opening Night: My Life as a Zucchini

2017 Oscar® Nominee!
Switzerland/France - East Coast Premiere
Recommended ages 11+

Opening Night: Revolting Rhymes

Based on Roald Dahl's twisted fairy tales!
UK - North American Premiere
Recommended ages 6+

Opening Spotlight: Your Name.

See it before its April release!
Japan - New York Premiere
Recommended ages 10+

Members get the best of the fest!

Get Animated!

Show of your animation skills! Submit your own stop-motion short and you could win $5,000!
No purch nec, US + DC & 18+. Ends 2/27/17. Void where prohibited.

Bring Home a Piece of the Fest

Exclusive items from NYICFF 2011-2016 now available in our store!

Learn animation during school breaks

Sign up for our filmmaking day camps

Festival Dates:
February 24 - March 19, 2017

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.

Celebrate Our Birthday (and yours!)

There’s no better way to celebrate than with great friends and great films. Join us as we celebrate 20 years of great films – and you! Learn about our birthday party packages at the Festival.

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Members get priority access to Festival schedule and tickets, exclusive merchandise, first notice about year-round special events, and much, much more. Sign up today for the VIP treatment!

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