Children’s Film Season in Crawford Art Gallery: The Overcoat and Mirette
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As Crawford Art Gallery celebrates childhood in this major survey exhibition SEEN, NOT HEARD, Cork Film Festival is delighted to partner by inviting children to SEE and HEAR the best of world cinema. This autumn, we welcome budding film fans to a fun-packed programme of Irish and international animations and short films which have been specially selected by our Festival programming team for families to experience and enjoy.
A Double Bill: The Overcoat and Mirette : A delightful double bill of two enchanting films which bring classic books to life for children aged 6+. The Overcoat is an animated adaptation of Nikolai Gogol’s classic short story about an office worker (Cillian Murphy) who saves all his money to buy a new coat, only to have fate take a ghostly hand. Mirette brings the award-winning children’s book ‘Mirette on the High Wire’ to life, featuring BAFTA award-winner Miriam Margolyes, OSCAR® nominee and TONY winner Tom Conti.
Tickets: €25 Family Pass (2 adults & 2 children) per screening
€7.50 Additional adult tickets / €6 Additional child tickets
Limited tickets available on the door. Booking in advance online is advised.
Children must be accompanied by an adult throughout the screening.
Check our other Children’s Film Season Screenings in Crawford Art Gallery:
Cork Film Festival 2019 Family Programme: The 64th Cork Film Festival will take place from the 7th – 17th November. The Family Programme will present the latest and best family films from the international film festival circuit, for young audiences to enjoy, including lots of fun pre-screening workshops, treasure hunts and opportunities to meet filmmakers. Cork Film Festival’s Family Programme is the perfect way to let your children explore the world through film. Programme announced October 15th: watch this space!