FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Ages 8 and up / 72 min
NYICFF Kid Flicks Two Screening-Catch the best short films from around the world for ages 8 and up
With a compelling range of styles and themes, KID FLICKS TWO bridges the gap between little and big for young audiences growing in experiences and ideas. Take a wild ride and harness the (cat) power of the cosmos with the quirky film Catmos. If you’re curious about more earthly matters, take a page out of a Field Guide to Being a 12-Year-Old Girl. And whether their tastes lean umami or sweet, the duo in Mogu & Perol just might convince you there is simply nothing more delish than a warm friendship.
Photo is from the short film MOGU & PEROL
Animation, Tsuneo Goda, 2018, 9 min.
Inspired by the simple idea that sharing a meal with someone is enough to turn a bad day into a happy one, Mogu & Perol is a tribute to the transformative power of food and the joy it can bring. Brimming with colourful characters and showcasing some exquisite stop-motion, Goda’s effervescent short boasts an uncomplicated narrative that not only adds to the effortless fun of the piece, but means we can truly bask in its aesthetic glory.