Kid Flicks One

  • Thursday August 04, 2022 11:00 AM

Share your love of cinema with your little ones with Kid Flicks One, curated to charm all ages and especially introduce our youngest viewers, ages 3+, to their very first screen experiences. Little Emi in The Yogi Walrus craves ice cream and always wants more, but learning to savor is the cherry on top. Meanwhile, in Kenya’s Symphony, a stubborn 5-year-old reluctantly heads off to a performance with her mom, but when the music starts, will a passion bloom? Young Mido wants to be part of the band but needs to adjust his wild and wooly style amidst a troupe of cool creatures in Mido and the Instrumals
52 minutes, English, no dialogue, or with brief English subtitles 


Modern Kids — Summer Flicks: Selected Short Films 
Presented in partnership with the New York International Children’s Film Festival.  
Share the art of the screen with your children with a selection of unique films presented by the New York International Children’s Film Festival. Spark your family’s curiosity and enjoy a range of stories that include live-action, animation, and documentary films displaying different styles of filmmaking from around the world.  

Spend an art-filled day at the museum by visiting the galleries before or after the films to experience a variety of paintings, sculptures, and photographs, including our exhibition Women Painting Women. 

Admission is free and open to the public. Films are shown in the Modern’s auditorium, and seating is limited to the first 250 guests. Admission to the galleries is free for film festival guests. All ages are welcome!   

Make plans to enjoy some delightful eats at Café Modern before or after the film, and shop for art-inspired merchandise and snacks at the Modern Shop. 


August 4, 11 am - NYICFF KID FLICKS ONE 

August 4, 1 pm - NYICFF KID FLICKS TWO