This year, the MIFF will run from 3 - 30 August and screen over 300 global films over the month-long duration.
Children's films included in this year's MIFF program include:
Rock Dog (this year's headlining premiere movie)
Phantom Boy (best for older kids)
Aladdin (celebrating 25 years!)
Ancien and the Magic Tablet (Japanese - subtitled)
Ivan Tsarevitch and the Changing Princess (in French - subtitled)
The headlining movie at this year's MIFF Kids' Gala event will be the movie premiere of Rock Dog on Saturday 19 August, screening at 1:30pm at Melbourne Central.
Directed by co-director of Toy Story 2 (1999) Ash Brannon and based on a graphic novel by Chinese rock star Zheng Jun, Rock Dog is a light-hearted family adventure film that will warm your hearts this winter. Suitable for children 8 years plus.
For more information on this year's Melbourne International Film Festival Program for Kids go to miff.com.au/kids
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