Where: Australian Centre for the Moving Image
July 1st 2016 to July 10th 2016

Australia’s largest and longest running film festival curated especially for kids aged 2 to 12, Little Big Shots runs for

10 days from Friday 1 July, beginning on the first day with a special Opening Gala event. The festival is designed

to entertain young minds and inspire future filmmakers, featuring a selection of the best local and international

films, made both for kids, and by kids.


Spanning animation, live-action and documentary titles, the Little Big Shots 2016 program features over 80 films,

with 22 films made by child filmmakers and 28 films made by Australian filmmakers. This year also features ten

world premieres and 43 Australian premieres. To bring the very best in film for kids to the festival, titles are also

sourced from 25 different countries, which this year for the first time includes films from Iran and the Republic of

Moldova as well as a unique focus on films for children from the Asia Pacific region.


Tickets and full screening schedule can be found on the ACMI website here.