Little Mouse
Little Mouse
Jonas and the Sea
Jonas and the Sea
Cats & Dogs
Cats & Dogs

Animation for Kids 8+ 

For All Ages

NZIFF recommends this programme for children aged 8+

Jul 22

The Civic Theatre

Jul 23

Hollywood Avondale

Aug 05

Rialto Cinemas Newmarket

72 minutes
PG
low level violence

Hold tight for a showcase of brilliant animated short films – curated for the curious. Whether you’re an inquisitive kid or long-time animation fan, there’s most certainly something for you. — NM

Welcome to My Life 2015

Director

USA
9 minutes

A glimpse into a day in the life of Douglas, aka T-Kesh – just your average Monster-American teenager.

Nino & Felix 2015

8 minutes

Two boys, who are not particularly thrilled at being brought together, clash out their differences to find the ways in which they are more alike than not.

Little Mouse 2016

Director

7 minutes

‘Little Mouse’ is a hugely talented swimmer who earned a spot at the Bucharest Youth Championship. Will she have what it takes to out-lap the big kids?

Sweaty Armpits 2016

Director

USA
1 minute

Does anyone have a mop?

Water Path For a Fish 2016

Director

8 minutes

Oscar rescues a goldfish from the clutches of hungry cats but, with the drought, has trouble caring for it. When the water returns, the trouble becomes keeping track of his new fishy friend.

G-AAAH 2016

Director

UK
1 minute

Typographical flights of fancy tell the true story of typist-turned-aviator Amy Johnson.

Fire in Cardboard City 2017

Director

8 minutes

There’s action aplenty for the Cardboard City Fire Department as they try to curb their first real fire.

Casse-croûte 2015

Director

1 minute

Come on a journey through a forest full of creatures looking for a snack.

A Small Escape 2016

Director

3 minutes

A pair of scissors attempt to make an impressive escape.