FIAF Animation First Festival

FIAF 22 East 60th Street, New York, NY
$16/ages 26+, $12/ages 25 & under

The sixth edition of Animation First, celebrating the artistry of French animation, presents animated feature films and shorts, filmmaker conversations, “Work in Progress” presentations, video games, AR-VR experiences, student shorts programs, and more. The best films for kids and families include: Little Nicholas – Happy as can be (ages 6+) | Friday at 7pm Best…

Suggested Ages: 5 to 14+, Adult Friendly

The Neverending Story

Nitehawk Cinema 136 Metropolitan Avenue Brooklyn, Brooklyn, New York

See the classic 1984 film of a young boy who gets swept up in an enchanted fantasy novel. Take the journey back into Fantasia and re-live the story of Atreyu and his quest to save the realm from an evil force called The Nothing, all told through the eyes of Bastian, a bullied young boy…

Suggested Ages: 5 to 14+

42 Screening + Jackie Robinson Trivia

Jackie Robinson Museum 75 Varick St, New York, NY
$18/adults, $15/ages 5-17 & 65+, free/ages 4 & under

Join the Jackie Robinson Museum for a one-of-a-kind opportunity to watch feature film “42” surrounded by artifacts from Robinson’s life and the moments portrayed on screen. Show off your Jackie Robinson knowledge and win prizes in family-friendly trivia games before and during the movie. Tickets include all-day admission to the museum; which opens at 11…

Suggested Ages: 10 to 14+, Adult Friendly

Family Movies at Skyline Drive-In

Skyline Drive-In 1 Oak Street, Brooklyn, NY
$55/car or $19.49/seat

Watch favorite family movies outdoors on the Greenpoint waterfront with killer views of the Manhattan skyline. Screenings include first run family movies like Puss in Boots and Avatar and classics like Sing, Boss Baby and other family faves. Lawn chair seating available for those without cars. Parking spaces are first-come-first-serve basis. Bring chairs/blankets etc if…

Suggested Ages: 3 to 14+, Adult Friendly

25th Annual BAMkids Film Festival

Brookyln Academy of Music (BAM) 30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY
$14/adults, $10/ages 13 & under

Join BAMkids’ annual celebration of international stories on film—and create your own new stories through experiential activities, performances, and play. Now in its 25th year, this interactive festival showcases over 50 animated and live action short films from around the globe. Before or after screenings, step into a free family-friendly carnival featuring walkabout performers, live…

Suggested Ages: 3 to 14+

The Dark Crystal

Museum of the Moving Image 36-01 35 Avenue at 37 Street, Astoria, NY
$15, $11 seniors & students, $9/ages 3–17

See 1982, cult classic on a big screen. On a remote planet in the distant past, a Gelfling embarks on a quest to find the missing shard of a magical crystal, to restore order to his world. Using a mix of puppetry, animatronics, modern special effects, and more, The Dark Crystal creates a sense of…

Suggested Ages: 8 to Adult Friendly, Adult Friendly