Awesome Beetle’s Colours
Awesome Beetle’s Colours
Tiger
Tiger
A Hole
A Hole

Animation for Kids 4+ 

For All Ages

NZIFF recommends this programme for children aged 4+

62 minutes
G

We’ve searched all around the world and back again to shape this eclectic collection of imaginative and engaging animated short films – terrific viewing for both the very youngest of filmgoers and animation admiring grown-ups. — NM

The Cage 2016

Director

6 minutes

When a bear and his bird pals find the right rhythm, teamwork equals sweet freedom.

A Hole 2016

Director

4 minutes

A small girl befriends a hole in her garden, discovering that patience and a helping hand can make a big difference when you want something to grow.

Eagle Blue 2016

Director

UK
4 minutes

Eagle Blue soars high above the mountaintop – but she must swoop down to the town below and provide a proper meal for her hungry kids.

Spider Web 2016

4 minutes

Anyone can get caught in a sticky situation, but sometimes working together can make things a whole load easier.

The Pocket Man 2016

Director

France / Georgia / Switzerland
8 minutes

When he makes a new friend, the pocket man realises that acts of kindness come in all shapes and sizes.

Awesome Beetle’s Colours 2016

Director

3 minutes

A nearly impossible story, supported by a catchy melody, guides us through the alphabet.

The Sled 2016

Director

4 minutes

In the middle of deepest, snowiest winter, a squirrel finds something he has never seen before.

Head Up! 2015

Director

3 minutes

Kids – even the bearded, four-legged kind – can definitely show adults a thing or two about bravery.

Tiger 2015

Director

4 minutes

A tiny tiger, happy but hungry, sneakily satisfies an endless appetite.

Mr Night Has A Day Off 2016

Director

2 minutes

What will Mr Night do on his day off? Wander through the daylight and create mischief, of course.

Stone Soup 2015

7 minutes

Times are tough in one little town: first no food, now no electricity. Eventually, the transformative power of community nourishes all in the best ways possible.