Dinner for Two. 1997. Canada. Directed by Janet Perlman. 7 min.
Peace in the rain forest is disrupted when two chameleons get “stuck” in conflict, with catastrophic results.
Letter to Amy. 1970. USA. Directed by Cynthia Freitag. 7 min.
When Peter decides to mail his friend Amy a special invitation to his birthday party, the weather gets in the way, and Peter’s attempt at a special surprise turns into a misunderstanding. Based on the book by Ezra Jack Keats.
Astronaut-K. 2014. Switzerland. Directed by Daniel Harisberger. 6 min.
After crash landing on a barren, lifeless planet, an astronaut is forced to adapt to his surroundings as he struggles to survive. Fighting against his misfortune and his own clumsiness, he follows his rumbling tummy to find food, shelter, and a place in this world.
Like an Elephant in A China Shop. 2017. France. Directed by Louise Chevrier, Luka Fischer, Rodolphe Groshens, Marie Guillon, Estelle Martinez, Benoit Paillard, and Lisa Rasasombat. 6 min.
A passionate porcelain seller, has to deal with a little problem threatening his china shop…
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.
Contact: (212) 708-9805 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Accessibility: Sound amplification devices are available for all programs. All theaters are equipped with loop systems and are wheelchair accessible.