NYICFF Kid Flicks One

Touring Program

Runtime: 68 min. | Recommended Ages: 3+
Jump-start your little ones’ love of cinema with Kid Flicks One, curated to charm all ages and especially introduce our youngest viewers, ages 3+, to their very first screen experiences.

Shorts in this lineup:


a film by m+m

United States | East Coast Premiere
Animation, Megan McShane & Matthew Yang, 2020, 2 min.
No dialogue
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.
No dialogue
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.

Ink

Netherlands
Animation, Joost van den Bosch & Erik Verkerk, 2020, 2 min.
No dialogue
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!

Kenya’s Symphony

United States
Animation, Carlos Douglas Jr., 2020, 5 min.
In English
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

Canada, New Zealand | US Premiere
Animation, Harry Sinclair, 2020, 5 min.
In English
Kiri and Lou are the silliest creatures around, but they’re smart enough to know a good thing when they’ve got it.

Leaf

Belarus, Czech Republic
Animation, Aliona Baranova, 2020, 6 min.
No dialogue
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 | North American Premiere
Animation, Roman Guillanton, 2020, 6 min.
No dialogue
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.
No dialogue
Wondrous creatures bop, slither, and shake to the beat of the forest in this silly sylvan symphony.

The Yogi Walrus

United Kingdom | North American Premiere
Animation, Daleya Marohn, 2019, 4 min.
In English
Little Emi craves ice cream and always wants more. Learning to savor is the cherry on top.

Umbrellas

France, Spain | New York Premiere
Animation, Jose Prats & Alvaro Robles, 2020, 12 min.
No dialogue
Safe and dry, Kyna has her dad’s love and protection to carry her through...until her dog, Nana, needs a rescue.