Animation First film festival
Building on its wildly successful inaugural year, the second edition of Animation First showcases the vast history, enduring ingenuity, and diversity of France’s renowned animation studios and schools.
This year’s schedule includes 17 premieres, enchanting feature-length films, exciting shorts, immersive augmented and virtual reality exhibits, video game demonstrations, animation workshops, and much more.
Exhibitions, which are open to the public and free, include French virtual reality and video games in the FIAF lobby, and cool pinscreen workshops for kids and families in the FIAF Tinker Auditorium.
Best for kids and families:
Discover the magic of pulling and pushing pins on the screen to create images through shadows and light, then animate them through stop motion. (Best for ages 7 and up)
Sat, Jan 26 at 11am & 4pm
Sun, Jan 27 at 11am, 2pm & 4pm
FILMS (In Florence Gould Hall):
Ivan Tsarevitch and the Changing Princess
Sat, Jan 26 at 11am
Introduction by Michel Ocelot
Sat, Jan 26 at 12:45pm
Robinson et Companie
Sun, Jan 27 at 11am
Sun, Jan 27 at 12:45pm
Michel Ocelot Selected Shorts
Sun, Jan 27 at 3:30pm
Sun, Jan 27 at 5:30pm
Films are in French with English subtitles