Saturday’s Apartment
Saturday’s Apartment
Doll’s Letters
Doll’s Letters
Preschool Poets: Supergirl
Preschool Poets: Supergirl

Animation for Kids 4+ 

For All Ages

Animation is such an engaging art form – perfect for inspiring the wide-open imaginations of our youngest NZIFF audience members. Not that the inspiration stops there – these eclectic and entertaining films are sure to appeal to both the young and young at heart. — NM

Jul 21

Rialto Cinemas Newmarket

Jul 28

The Civic Theatre

Aug 04

Hollywood Avondale

63 minutes
TBC

Flipped 2018

Directors

UK
5 minutes

Little ones are in charge and grown-ups get to play in a flipped world where the roles of kids and adults are switched.

Kuap 2018

Director

Elsewhere

8 minutes

It can be hard feeling like you’re different from those around you. One little tadpole realises that growth and transformation happen in their own good time.

Tony the Tiny Pony 2019

Director

4 minutes

Listen up cowboys, cowgirls and cow-everybody else too: gather round to hear the story of a tiny pony named Tony.

Saturday’s Apartment 2018

Director

7 minutes

Noisy neighbour antics make life quarrelsome for a bunch of apartment dwellers – is peaceful coexistence possible?

Sloth 2017

Director

4 minutes

This sleepy sloth really, really, really wants an ice-cream – but is he way too slow?

Doll’s Letters 2016

Director

7 minutes

When a little girl is devastated after losing her doll, her new pal comes up with an inventive way to help her navigate her loss.

Mister Paper Goes Out for a Walk 2018

9 minutes

With trusty scissors in hand, Mister Paper crafts his ideal world – and perfect stroll.

Preschool Poets: Supergirl 2018

Directors

USA
1 minute

Penny is a poet who shares the many ways she wants to be super.

The Swimming Lesson 2017

3 minutes

Captivated by aquatic adventure stories, a brave kid soon must put his swimming skills to the test.

6:1 2018

Director

3 minutes

Long journeys are loads more fun if you have a board game and a friend to play it with. Except, of course, if your opponent has an annoying winning streak!

The Man With Birds 2017

Director

5 minutes

On a lonely mountain, a changing of the guard is getting underway.

Big Finds A Trumpet 2017

Director

UK
4 minutes

When Big finds a new toy to play with, Tiny isn’t very happy about it. A film about trumpets and people who you like who are also annoying.