2022 Tumbleweeds Film Festival for Kids

NYICFF Kid Flicks One 2021-2022

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Presented in partnership with New York International Children’s Film Festival.


Share your love of cinema with your little ones with Kid Flicks, curated to charm all ages and especially introduce our youngest viewers, ages 3+, to their very first screen experiences. Little Emi in The Yogi Walrus craves ice cream and always wants more, but learning to savor is the cherry on top. Meanwhile, in Kenya’s Symphony, a stubborn 5-year-old reluctantly heads off to a performance with her mom, but when the music starts, will a passion bloom? Young Mido wants to be part of the band, but needs to adjust his wild and wooly style amidst a troupe of cool creatures in Mido and the Instrumals.


Films in this program:


A FILM BY M+M

United States, 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, 2019, 5 min.

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

New Zealand, Canada, Animation, Harry Sinclair, 2020, 5 min.

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, 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, Animation, Daleya Marohn, 2019, 4 min.

English

Little Emi craves ice cream and always wants more. Learning to savor is the cherry on top.


UMBRELLAS

France, Spain, 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.

  • Year
    2021
  • Runtime
    52 minutes
  • Language
    English, non-verbal, brief English subtitles
  • Country
    Various
  • Rating
    Not Rated - Recommended for All Ages
  • Director
    Various