BAMkids Film Festival 2021

Sat Oct 30, 2021 - Sun Nov 7, 2021- see all dates
Various times
3 and up
Virtual $5 and up; In person $14 Adults; $10 children
BAM Rose Cinemas

Brooklyn’s favorite film festival for kids returns with virtual and IRL options to see family-friendly shorts and more

Films include:

Ink (2020) The Netherlands
Nonverbal
Even a neat-freak octopus, with lots and lots of arms, has a hard time pointing out what someone else needs to tidy up.

(OvO) (2018) Brazil
Nonverbal
Things seemed to be going fine for these chickens, but chickens don’t always see the big picture.

Frida Fox: The Windmachine (2019)  Germany
In English
Runner up, Best Animated Short
Frida is a little fox with big ideas. She wants to help her friends in Wood Village, but things don’t always turn out the way she plans.

Fussel (2019) Germany
Nonverbal
Fussel, a friendly monster, wants to find out where all of this red thread is coming from.

A Lynx In The Town (2019) France
Nonverbal
Attracted by the neighboring city lights, a curious lynx leaves the forest behind and has a lot of fun in the city, until it falls asleep in the middle of a parking lot. In the early morning, the amazed inhabitants discover this strange animal covered in snow.

The Kindergarten Show (2019) France
Nonverbal
An owl schoolmaster presides over the year-end kindergarten show, which goes horribly wrong in all the right ways.

Warm Star (2020) Russia
Nonverbal
As a busy bird tidies up the sky, it accidentally drops a little star. It lands on earth where a group of children are playing.

Snip, Snap, Snut and the Colours (2020) Sweden
Nonverbal
East Coast premiere
In this colorful claymation, a group of friends must prove that the world is more beautiful with a rainbow full of colors.

A-Choo! (2020) South Korea
Nonverbal
At dawn on a frozen lake a lonely baby owl wants to play with his friends, but he can’t stop sneezing.

Blanket (2020) Russia
Nonverbal
East Coast premiere
A grumpy polar bear learns how much fun it can be to have a friend when a brown bear comes to visit him in the Far North.

The Little Hedgehog (2020)  USA
Nonverbal
A hedgehog born without spines looks for a way to play with his friends without being hurt by their spines.

Sockz Theatre’s Little Speckled Frogs (2020) USA
In English
Three little speckled frogs sat on a speckled log, eating the most delicious bugs, ‘til one by one, they all took a bath.

The Fox And The Pigeon (2019) Canada
In English
A fox must save his ice cream from a pigeon with a sweet tooth while both of them are chased by a narrator with a wild imagination.

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Queens County Farm Museum - 11:00 AM Pick
Release of the Fishes
Pier 40 - 3:00 PM Pick
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The New York Botanical Garden - 10:00 AM
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