The 2019 LBS Program Out Soon!

Watch this space. All the films and screening schedule will be released on the new program at our brand new venues, Classic Cinemas over the next week.

Dates for the 2019 festival are May 24th to June 10.

Little Big Shots will be part of CHIFF (Children's International Film Festival) in 2019.

Features, shorts, filmmaking workshops, filmmaker Q&As, industry panel discussions, competitions and special events.

The largest and most important international film festival for kids and families in the Southern Hemisphere.

See you all at the Fest!


Latest News

Posted by : director

Little Big Shots: Australia's International Film Festival for Kids begins tonight at the Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Federation Square, with the red carpet launch.  Red carpet opens at 4pm and the screening of the 'Best of the Fest' starts at 5.30pm. Afterwards there's an awesome kids disco downstairs in The Cube Lounge. Tickets still available at https://www.acmi.net.au/film/seasons-and-screenings/little-big-shots-2016/. Festival then runs everyday until Sunday 10th July.

LBS 2016 Begins!

Posted by : rich

As we approach the end of this financial year and in a year that has seen Arts funding across the country grow increasingly unstable, Little Big Shots would like to ask you to look deep into your hearts and help us support the next generation of Australian filmmakers.

Support the Future of Australian Film

Posted by : rich

With our Melb/Syd/Bris dates announced, we're getting pretty excited here in Little Big Shots headquarters! Check each individual event page for specific details but here we can proudly announce the winners of our Kids Jury Awards!

Best Of The Fest 2016 Winners Announced!!

Posted by : director

On Saturday April 30th at 2.30pm we're holding a very special fundraising event in Melbourne.

Join us for a super fun day of entertainment, giveaways, treats and a big raffle as we screen the Melbourne premiere of exciting Academy Award nominated animated film, Boy and the World. We'll also be announcing the winners of our kids jury Awards for 2016!

Fundraiser Screening - Boy and the World - April 30th, ACMI

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We were pretty chuffed when Chilean film 'Bear Story' won the Academy Award for Best Animated Short at this year's ceremony! Beating a bunch of higher profile films, including one from Pixar, 'Bear Story' not only surprised many pundits but also garnered Chile with its first ever Academy Award.

Bear Story wins an Academy Award!