The highly anticipated New York International Children’s Film Festival 2012(NYICFF) commences this weekend. Now in its 15th year, NYICFF is North America’s largest festival of film for children and teens and stands at the forefront of a movement to define a new, more provocative and compelling film for kids. The upcoming NYICFF 2012 runs from Mar 2-Mar 25 at theaters around Manhattan, with 100+ films plus gala premieres, retrospectives, filmmaker Q&As, production workshops, receptions, audience voting, and the NYICFF Awards Ceremony.
A few highlights include:
MAGIC PIANO 3D – US Premiere, With Live Piano Accompaniment
Animation, Martin Clapp, China/Poland, 2011, 80 min
A special for Beatles fans:
There’s much more. Not sure which films to see? Check out this guide from TimeOut Kids.
Congratulations to GKIDS on their Oscar Nominations for the brilliant films: Chico &Rica and A Cat is Paris.
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