Animation Programme Four: We Kids (Cert PG) 28th March (12.00pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

Want to enjoy the Kinofilm Festival with the kids? Look no further! We’ve got a great screening of children’s animated shorts for you to enjoy. Join us on March 28th from 12pm at The Old Bank, 437 Wilmslow Road, Withington. Tickets £3 for all. FUNNY FISH [DROLE DE POISSON] Dir / Wri: Krishna Chandran A.…

Animation Programme Three: True Stories and Fantastic Fables (Cert 12) March 27th (6.00pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

An imaginary friend and a synthetic child, a father’s love for his son and a cats’ eye view of life, a fight to preserve wildlife and an unleashing of spirit animals, a confrontation with a troublesome insect and a struggle with the powers of darkness, plus a symbol of creative freedom preserved in the face…

O!PLA Polish Animation (Cert 15) March 26th (8.30pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

O!PLA 2019 – almost 22.000 Jury members, almost 140 festival venues located between the Baltic Sea and the Tatra Mountains, more than 100 shorts divided into 8 categories. Poland’s biggest, most unique and completely grassroots celebration of animated film. Now O!PLA is back with a new programme voted for, as ever, by “the biggest Jury…

Animation Programme Two: Special Selection (Cert 15) March 26th (2.00pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

Poetic musings, an animal’s parental instinct; a film that encourages playing with matches, and one that stumbles upon some interesting distractions from life on Earth. A dark look at gender identity, and an even darker take on couple-hood. From making friends, to a masterpiece morality tale on the art of being stubborn, you’ll find it…

Kino Talks: ‘The Pleasure of a Puppet’ with BAFTA Nominated Animator Barry Purves March 25th (2:00pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

Join BAFTA and Oscar nominated animator,  Barry JC Purves, as he takes us on a journey through what stop motion is, how it fits in with the arts and how to use it to make the most of storytelling. This event is free! Join us at The Albert Square Chop House from 2pm on March…