Recommended for kids ages four and up and their adult companions

Education Center, Mezzanine, Theater 3
*The Yellow House: Kevin The Superhero*. 2009. Denmark. Directed by Catherine Kunze and Jacob Wellendorf. Courtesy Pausefilm Aps

Oh Brother, My Brother. 1979. USA. Carol and Ross Lowell. 14 min.

Made by their parents, this touching portrait of two young brothers shows the give and take of their relationship. Though narrated from the point of view of the older brother, the film takes a loving look at the ambivalent feelings of a six-year-old and the contrary behavior of a two year old.

With Grandma. 1999. Canada. Directed by Françoise Hartmann. 9 min.

A lyrical look at the shared experiences of a young girl visiting with her grandmother.

The Yellow House: Kevin The Superhero. 2009. Denmark. Catherine Kunze and Jacob Wellendorf. 9 min.

From a series of films about two little girls named Chloë and Thea who live in a Copenhagen housing block, we are introduced to their six-year-old friend Kevin, who dreams of growing up to be a superhero, and Kevin's mother who comes from Senegal, Africa.

Enjoy new and classic family-friendly short films, engaging discussions, and suggestions for follow-up activities in the Museum’s galleries. This program is for individual families of up to two adults and up to three kids.

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Tickets: Free tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis starting at 10:00 a.m. on the day of the program at the information desk in the Education and Research Building, at 4 West 54 Street.

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Accessibility: Sound amplification devices are available for all programs. All theaters are equipped with loop systems and are wheelchair accessible.

This film is part of Family Films.