Film | Kids

Time to Fly

Ages 3—5
Feb 3—Feb 4, 2018
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RUN TIME: 59min
$10 for children (13 & under) and seniors (65+)
Limited Ticket Availability

Single Tickets
Tue Dec 05
BAM members
Tue Dec 12
General public
February 2018
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Saturday February 03, 2018
Performances no longer available.

Northwest Film Forum

In this program filled with vibrant colors and happy endings, soar through the air with a brave baby owl, a lost doll traveling the globe, and a bold little girl who decides to live in a zoo.

Limited Ticket Availability  

This screening is currently sold out, but don’t despair.

Additional seats regularly become available (due to no-shows and day-of ticket releases) and are sold on a first-come, first-served basis right before the film starts.

For updates on availability, follow @BAMcinematek on Twitter.

The Little Bird and the Caterpillar

Der Kleine Vogel und die Raupe
Dir. Lena von Döhren
Switzerland, animation, 2017, 4min
New York Premiere


A little bird has plenty of peace and quiet high up in its tree—until an uninvited guest shows up.

In Flight

Dir. Britanny Lefevre
France, animation, 2016, 3min
New York Premiere


A little gnome from the forest and a magpie both like the same shiny object.

The Pocket Man

Dir. Ana Chubinidze
France/Switzerland/Georgia, animation, 2016, 7min


A little man lives in an old suitcase, until one day he finds a better spot—inside the pocket of a new friend!

The Penguin

Dir. Pascale Hecquet
France/Belgium, animation, 2016, 5min
New York Premiere
In French with English subtitles


A penguin finds his home too icy, so he takes off for the tropics.

Mr. Night has a Day Off

Dir. Ignas Meilunas
Lithuania, animation, 2016, 2min


When Mr. Night comes along, he paints the town in dark colors.

I Want to Live in the Zoo

Dir. Evgenia Golubeva
Russia, animation, 2017, 6min
East Coast Premiere


Sasha doesn’t like the rules at home, so she decides to move to the zoo.

George and Paul: Sleepwalking

Dirs. Joost van den Bosch and Erik Verkerk
The Netherlands, animation, 2017, 5min
In Dutch with English subtitles


Two best friends have a wild night when one of them begins to sleepwalk.

A Hole

Dir. Maribel Suárez
Mexico, animation, 2016, 4min


A little girl, delighted and intrigued by a hole, offers it all kinds of presents and treats.

Konigiri-Kun: Music Box

Dir. Mari Miyazawa
Japan, animation, 2017, 5min
East Coast Premiere


Konigiri-kun eats a super-sour pickled plum to wake himself up, then grabs his music box to show his friends.

Fluffy Hour: PuiPui & MuuMuu

Dir. Mizoguchi Hiroyuki
Japan, animation, 2017, 5min
East Coast Premiere


PuiPui and MuuMuu are fluffy fairies who live in the fluffy forest, where everything is fluffy—even the flowers and trees.

Koyaa: Flying Workbook

Dir. Kolja Saksida
Slovenia and Croatia, animation, 2017, 3min
East Coast Premiere


Koyaa needs a smart idea to catch up with his flying notebook.


Dir. Julia Ocker
Germany, animation, 2017, 3min
NY Premiere


A line of ants learns to march to a different, and much more fun, drummer.

Doll’s Letters

Dir. Natalia Grofpel
Russia, animation, 2016, 7min
East Coast Premiere


When a little girl’s doll goes missing, a kind postman invents an incredible story.

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Food and Drink Policy  
Please note: No outside food and drink is permitted at the BAMkids Film Festival. Concessions will be available at BAMcafé. Due to the large volume of attendees, we cannot accommodate birthday parties in any of the festival spaces.