Free with Museum admission
Recommended ages 8 to adult.
Featuring the 2017 New York Independent Children’s Film Festival Grand Prize winner Heads Together—from Festival alumni and Academy Award® nominees Job, Joris, & Marieke, Kid Flix 2 also boasts the Grown-ups Award winner Riceballs, and Audience Award winner Welcome to my Life.
Free with MFAH general admission. Tickets not needed.
Seating on a first-come, first-served basis.
All films either in English or with English subtitles.
Directed by Tatiana Poliektova
(Russia/Australia, 2014, 3 min.)
The best cinema of all reflects what is right in front of us, in this homage to all things that capture our eye.
Directed by Shingo Usami
(Australia, 2015, 10 min.)
A father and son work their way past loss to strengthen cultural bonds in the unlikeliest of places: the lunchbox.
Nino & Felix
Driected by Marta Palazzo and Lorenzo Latrofa
(Italy, 2015, 8 min.)
Nino and Felix, two boys thrown together by circumstance, must learn to work it out in fantastical fashion to find common ground.
Directed by Ervin B. Nagy
(Hungary, 2016, 7 min.)
Eleven-year-old “Little Mouse” is a naturally gifted swimmer who earned a spot at the Bucharest Youth Championship. Will she have what it takes to out-lap the big kids?
Welcome to my Life
Directed by Elizabeth Ito
(USA, 2015, 9 min.)
The animated high school challenges of T-Kesh, your average Monster-American teenager.
Directed by Sonia Cendón, Sara Esteban , Arnau Gòdia, Ingrid Masarnau, and Martí Montañola
(Spain, 2016, 7 min.)
Roger is used to being the leading man in a stop-motion series. But when his good luck runs out on set, he must learn how to claw his way back...
Directed by Olga Osorio
(Spain, 2016, 9 min.)
Summer, 1982. Teo claims he has found the fabled Einstein-Rosen Bridge through space and time. His brother Óscar doesn’t believe him…at least not for now.
Directed by Rhea Dadoo
(USA, 2016, 3 min.)
It’s about friendship and reflecting on personal journeys. Also, dogs!
Directed by Job, Joris, & Marieke
(The Netherlands, 2016, 21 min.)
Three friends must walk a day in each other’s shoes…and legs, and torsos.