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


Uh Oh! Sticky Situations

Saturday, October 17, 2015, 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.
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Zebra. 2013. Germany. Directed by Julia Ocker. One day a zebra runs into a tree… 3 min.

Miriam’s Broken Picture. 2008. Estonia. Directed by Priit Tender. When her parents’ wedding picture is broken, Miriam takes the blame. 5 min.

Letter to Amy. 1970. USA. Directed by Cynthia Freitag. When Peter decides to mail a special invitation to his birthday party to his friend Amy, 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. 7 min.

Astronaut-K. 2014. Germany. Directed by Daniel Harisberger. 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 even his own clumsiness—he follows his rumbling tummy to find food, shelter, and a place in this world. 6 min.

Jungle Beat: I’ve Got You under My Skin. 2004. Zimbabwe. Directed by Brent Dawes. Tortoise is usually perfectly safe from external elements. But when a stray dandelion seed finds its way into his shell, that’s another story—a very itchy story. 5 min.

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.


Saturday, October 17, 2015, 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.


Recommended for kids ages four and up and their adult companions.

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


No preregistration required

Sound Amplification Available