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Watch and discuss family-friendly films.

  • Enjoy new and classic live-action and animated films with your family
  • Discuss films with a MoMA educator
  • Screenings are free and include MoMA admission.
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Family Films

109083

Through Thick and Thin: Forging Friendships

Saturday, November 8, 2014, 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.
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Low Down Underground
2000. USA. Directed by Elanna Nicole Allen. Quentin, a rambunctious nine-year-old, bursts into a New York subway car and almost runs into an elderly lady! Quentin also meets two other passengers, a blues musician and a punk, and the four become a sort of family on the subway. This unusual story of friendship is told in rap, featuring artists such as Treach (of Naughty by Nature) and Pepa (of Salt 'n' Pepa).

Macropolis
2012. Great Britain. Directed by Joel Simon. Discarded from a factory production line, a toy cat and dog are determined to rejoin their fellow toys on the store shelf, forcing them to work together as they make a hazardous journey through the big city.

Rabbit and Deer
2013. Hungary. Directed by Péter Vácz. Best friends Rabbit and Deer share everything, including a love of hot chocolate with marshmallows, but their friendship is challenged by the discovery of a third dimension.

This program is for individual families of up to two adults and up to three kids.

Admission is free. Tickets are distributed on the day of the program only, on a first-come, first-served basis.

Tickets will be distributed at the reception desk in The Lewis B. and Dorothy Cullman Education and Research Building, at 4 West 54th Street (near Fifth Avenue), from 10:00–10:30 a.m. and from 11:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Tickets are also distributed at the information desk in the Museum’s main lobby.

Headsets and neck loops for sound amplification can be made available for Family Films programs with at least two weeks' advance notice by calling (212) 408-6347 (voice) or (212) 247-1230 (TTY) or by e-mailing accessprograms@moma.org.

For further information about Family Programs at MoMA, please call (212) 708-9805 or e-mail familyprograms@moma.org.

When

Saturday, November 8, 2014, 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.

Who

Recommended for kids ages seven and up and their adult companions

Where
Theater 3 (The Celeste Bartos Theater), mezzanine, The Lewis B. and Dorothy Cullman Education and Research Building
Fees

Free

No preregistration required

Sound Amplification Available
109098

What in the World? Marvelous Mysteries

Saturday, December 6, 2014, 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.
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Borrowed Light
2013. USA. Directed by Olivia Huynh. No dialogue. A boy in an abandoned observatory tries to show the city something incredible.

The New Species
2013. Czech Republic. Directed by Katerina Karhankova. Three friends discover a mysterious bone. With their imaginations running wild, they set out to discover the creature it belonged to.

Snowflake
2012. Russia. Directed by Natalia Chernysheva. A boy receives a paper snowflake in the mail and sticks it under his pillow. In the morning, he finds that his world has been transformed.

Whazzat?
1975. USA. Directed by Art Pierson, Jr. A wordless mystery-adventure using clay animation. The story is based on an ancient East Indian folktale that ultimately explores problem solving, communication, and friendship.

This program is for individual families of up to two adults and up to three kids.

Admission is free. Tickets are distributed on the day of the program only, on a first-come, first-served basis.

Tickets will be distributed at the reception desk in The Lewis B. and Dorothy Cullman Education and Research Building, at 4 West 54th Street (near Fifth Avenue), from 10:00–10:30 a.m. and from 11:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Tickets are also distributed at the information desk in the Museum’s main lobby.

Headsets and neck loops for sound amplification can be made available for Family Films programs with at least two weeks' advance notice by calling (212) 408-6347 (voice) or (212) 247-1230 (TTY) or by e-mailing accessprograms@moma.org.

For further information about Family Programs at MoMA, please call (212) 708-9805 or e-mail familyprograms@moma.org.

When

Saturday, December 6, 2014, 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.

Who

Recommended for kids ages five and up and their adult companions

Where
Theater 3 (The Celeste Bartos Theater), mezzanine, The Lewis B. and Dorothy Cullman Education and Research Building
Fees

Free

No preregistration required

Sound Amplification Available