KidsLIVE: 90-Second Newbery Film Festival 2015

Event Details

The 90-Second Newbery returns for its fourth year! This is an annual video contest in which young filmmakers create movies that creatively compress the stories of Newbery Award-winning books into 90 seconds or less.

The NYC screening of the 90-Second Newbery films will be at the New York Public Library's Stephen A. Schwarzman Building on Saturday, March 7, 2015 and will be hosted by film festival founder and children's author James Kennedy (The Order of Odd-Fish) with a special co-host: children's author Ame Dyckman (Boy + Bot)). Don't miss out on your chance to see these quick, funny versions of your favorite classics!

Tickets are free! However, this event has been crowded in the past, so please reserve your seat to ensure admittance.

Want to make your own 90-Second Newbery video? Check out complete contest details plus videos from previous years.


KidsLIVE programs are sponsored by the Andreas C. Dracopoulos Family Endowment for Young Audiences.