2020 Festival Program


Children of the Sea

Feature Japan | East Coast Premiere
Animation, Ayumu Watanabe, 2019, 111 min.

Recommended ages: 10+
in Japanese, with English subtitles

Bento Harassment

Feature Japan | East Coast Premiere
Live Action, Renpei Tsukamoto, 2019, 106 min.

Recommended ages: 10+
in Japanese, with English subtitles

The Club of Ugly Children

Feature Netherlands | International Premiere
Live Action, Jonathan Elbers, 2019, 90 min.

Recommended ages: 10+
in Dutch, with English subtitles

Days of the Bagnold Summer

Feature United Kingdom | East Coast Premiere
Live Action, Simon Bird, 2019, 86 min.

Recommended ages: 12+
English

Disneynature’s Dolphin Reef

Feature United States | Special Preview Screening
Documentary, Keith Scholey, 2020, 77 min.

Recommended ages: All Ages
English

Disneynature’s Elephant

Feature United States | Special Preview Screening
Documentary, Mark Linfield, 2020, 86 min.

Recommended ages: All Ages
English

Fahim, the Little Chess Prince

Feature France | North American Premiere
Live Action, Pierre-François Martin-Laval, 2019, 107 min.

Recommended ages: 9+
French, with English subtitles

Forward: Tomorrow Belongs to Us

Feature France | East Coast Premiere
Documentary, Gilles de Maistre, 2019, 84 min.

Recommended ages: 8+
In French, Spanish and other languages with English subtitles

Fritzi: A Revolutionary Tale

Feature Germany/Belgium/Luxembourg/Czech Republic | East Coast Premiere
Animation, Ralf Kukula, Matthias Bruhn, 2019, 80 min.

Recommended ages: 9+
English

Hilda

Feature United Kingdom/United States/Canada | World Premiere
Animation, Andy Coyle, 2020, 44 min.

Recommended ages: 5+
English

Magic Boy

Feature Japan
Animation, Akira Daikuhara, Taiji Yabushita, 1961, 83 min.

Recommended ages: 8+
English

Moominvalley

Feature Finland, United Kingdom | North American Premiere
Animation, Steve Box, 2019, 66 min.

Recommended ages: 5+
English

On-Gaku: Our Sound

Feature Japan | US Premiere
Animation, Kenji Iwaisawa, 2019, 71 min.

Recommended ages: 12+
in Japanese, with English subtitles

The Prince’s Voyage

Feature France/Luxembourg/Canada
Animation, Jean-François Laguionie, Xavier Picard, 2019, 77 min.

Recommended ages: 7+
French, with English subtitles

Rocca Changes the World

Feature Germany | New York Premiere
Live Action, Katja Benrath, 2019, 101 min.

Recommended ages: 8+
in German, with English subtitles

SamSam

Feature Belgium, France | World Premiere
Animation, Tanguy de Kermel, 2020, 80 min.

Recommended ages: All Ages
English

Celebrate Aardman! A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon

Feature United Kingdom | East Coast Theatrical Premiere
Animation, Will Becher, Richard Phelan, 2019, 86 min.

Recommended ages: 5+
English

Too Far Away

Feature Germany | New York Premiere
Live Action, Sarah Winkenstette, 2019, 89 min.

Recommended ages: 8+
in German, with English subtitles

Shorts for Tots

Shorts
60 min.

Recommended ages: 3-6

Short Films 1

Shorts
70 min.

Recommended ages: 5-10

Short Films 2

Shorts
75 min.

Recommended ages: 8-14

Short Films 3

Shorts
75 min.

Recommended ages: 12+

Girls’ POV

Shorts
75 min.

Recommended ages: 10+

Boys Beyond Boundaries

Shorts
75 min.

Recommended ages: 10+

Heebie Jeebies

Shorts
75 min.

Recommended ages: 10+

Friends & Neighbors: Japan

Shorts
75 min.

Recommended ages: 9+

NYICFF Rocks: Musical Shorts

Shorts
60 min.

Recommended ages: All Ages

¡Hola NYICFF! Shorts in Spanish

Shorts
75 min.

Recommended ages: 8+

Animators All Around

Special Program
75 min.

Recommended ages: 8+

Best of Fest Screening + Awards Party

Special Program
120 min.

Recommended ages: 8+