NYICFF Kid Flicks One

NYICFF Kid Flicks One

All Ages
NYICFF Kid Flicks One - ​Catch the best short films from around the world!

Sat 2/29 | 3:30PM | FREE | Recommended ages 3-7

Presented in partnership with New York International Children’s Film Festival and Basalt Regional Library

Location: Basalt Regional Library 14 Midland Ave | Basalt, CO 81621

The Kid Flicks tour features audience favorite and award-winning short films from New York International Children’s Film Festival, the nation’s largest film festival for kids and teens in North America.

Kid Flicks One, brimming with fun and clever stories of growth and transformation. If you’ve ever been the youngest of the group, you’ll sympathize with the little tadpole who always falls a tad behind in the charming ​KUAP​. Catching up on penmanship is the name of the game if you want to graduate from pencils in the winning doc ​Pen Licence​. Then little ones are in charge and grown-ups get to play when the hilarious ​Flipped​ reworks the script.

Shorts in this lineup:

Preschool Poets: Poem About All Different Things

United States | Animation

Nancy Kangas & Josh Kun; 2018, 2 min. | in English

Samuel serves up some poetic proclamations about life, as definitively drawn from the three-foot perspective.

6:1

Russian Federation | Animation

Sergei Ryabov; 2018, 3 min. | in Russian, with English subtitles

Checkers may seem a game of child’s play, but can a losing cat nab a comeback?

Brooklyn Breeze

Colombia, United States

Animation, Alex Budovsky; 2017, 4 min. | No dialogue

NYC’s biggest borough gets the Busby Berkeley treatment in this charmingly upbeat ode to industrial Brooklyn that will have you tapping your steel-capped toes!

Mi Abuelita

Guatemala

Animation, Giselle Pérez; 2018, 2 min.

No dialogue

Like everything Abuelita does, her tamales are filled with love, especially when her granddaughter gets to help out in the kitchen.

Raccoon and the Light

United States

Animation, Hanna Kim; 2018, 4 min.

in English

Nighttime is a breeze for a nocturnal creature, but a spotlight shines in more ways than one in this Student Academy Award-Winner.

Small Spark

France | World Premiere

Animation, Nicolas Bianco-Levrin; 2019, 4 min. | No dialogue

You’ve heard of night owls and bookworms? Well both perfectly describe this mouse, who must find a way to continue his exciting bedtime reading when it’s lights out.

Belly Flop

South Africa | New York Premiere

Animation, Jeremy Collins & Kelly Dillon; 2018, 5 min. | No dialogue

One girl is determined to make a very big splash, but will she have the buoyant courage to pull it off?

Slurp

France | North American Premiere

Live Action, Florent Hill; 2018, 4 min. | In French, with English subtitles

Grandma’s table manners drive one boy bananas until he devises a clever fix.

Flipped

United Kingdom | US Premiere

Animation, Hend Esmat & Lamiaa Diab; 2018, 5 min. | No dialogue

Little ones are in charge and grown-ups get to play when the hilarious Flipped reworks the script.

KUAP

Switzerland | US Premiere

Animation, Nils Hedinger; 2018, 8 min. | No dialogue

If you’ve ever been the youngest of the group, you’ll sympathize with the little tadpole who always falls a tad behind in the charming KUAP.

The Pig on the Hill

United States | New York Premiere

Animation, Jamy Wheless & John Helms; 2017, 6 min. | in English

Pig may be up high, but his nimble new neighbor, Duck, shows how the most important spot of all is one next to friends.

The Pen Licence

Australia | World Premiere

Documentary, Olivia Peniston-Bird; 2018, 9 min. | in English

Brushing up on penmanship is the name of the game if you want to graduate from pencils.

Venue Information:
Basalt Regional Library
14 Midland Ave
Basalt, CO, 81621