25th Annual BAMkids Film Festival

In-Person: Feb 4 & 5
Virtual: Feb 4—12

Ages 3+
In Person: BAM Rose Cinemas, Peter Jay Sharp Lobby, Devitre Lounge, The Adam Space
Virtual: BAM.org

In-Person: Adults: $14; Member: $9; Children: $10
On Demand:
Single Programs: Pay what you wish: $5, $10, $15, $20
Festival Pass: Pay what you wish: $30, $45, $60

In association with Northwest Film Forum and Melbourne International Animation Festival

Join BAMkids’ annual celebration of international stories on film—and create your own new stories through experiential activities, performances, and play—at Brooklyn’s favorite film festival for kids! Now in its 25th year, this interactive festival showcases over 50 animated and live action short films from around the globe. Paired with dance and circus performances and hands-on activities, the BAMkids Film Festival immerses you in a unique and wondrous experience from the moment you walk in the door.

Includes films with English subtitles.

Join the in-person festival at BAM on February 4 and 5, or stream the film programs from home, available on-demand from February 4 to 12. Tickets for on-demand programs go on-sale closer to the festival date.

If you would like to attend the program in person as well as on demand, you will need to buy two separate tickets. For additional questions or clarifications please contact info@bam.org.


Leadership support for BAM Access Programs provided by the
Jerome L. Greene Foundation.

Jerome L. Greene Foundation

Leadership support for programming in the Howard Gilman Opera House provided by:

Major Sponsor of BAM Community Programs:


Leadership support for theater at BAM provided by The Fan Fox & Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, Inc.; The SHS Foundation; and The Shubert Foundation, Inc.

Leadership support for BAM Film Community programs provided by The Thompson Family Foundation

Leadership support for virtual programming at BAM provided by the Robert and Mercedes Eichholz Foundation

Major support for programs in the Lepercq Cinema is provided by The Lepercq Charitable

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