Children's Film Festival Seattle 2024: Short Film Programs


Join a dazzling voyage of discovery at the 19th Annual Children’s Film Festival Seattle, happening February 2–10, 2024!

A supercluster of short films awaits curious minds at CFFS. To buy tickets to an individual film program, click on its listing to find ticket options. To make the most of your CFFS experience, you can purchase a full festival pass here!

Header image credit: Cowboy Kevin, dir. Anna Lund Konnerup

Short Film Programs


Virtual-Only and In-Person Only passes 🎟

  • $90 NWFF Members
  • $100–150 General; priced on a sliding scale
  • $190 Parent & Child Pass (In-Person Only)

Hybrid Passes 🎟

  • $100 NWFF Members
  • $125–175 General; priced on a sliding scale

Enjoy the festival from home or in person!

There are three categories of festival pass to the 2024 festival: VIRTUAL, IN-PERSON, and HYBRID (virtual AND in-person).

In addition to having at least one in-person screening at our cinema, nearly all film programs (a notable exception: our opening night on the beautiful BIG screen of PACCAR IMAX Theater at Pacific Science Center!) will be presented on our Eventive virtual cinema platform and viewable on demand throughout the festival, Feb. 2–10, 2024.

Individual VIRTUAL tickets to the fest are sold only through Eventive; IN-PERSON tickets are sold on and at the NWFF box office (1515 12th Ave, Seattle) on the day of the screening. In-Person festival passes are sold through BrownPaperTickets; Virtual and Hybrid passes, purchased on NWFF’s Eventive page, will grant immediate access to CFFS films starting Feb. 2.

Festival Directory:

2024 festival artwork by Kid Lerner.

3… 2… 1… BLAST OFF with Children’s Film Festival Seattle 2024!

CFFS invites this generation’s greatest explorers to assemble their cosmic crew, head to the cinema, and set a course for the stars.

A galaxy of great films and activities await Seattle families! Come enjoy awe-inspiring and spectacular shorts, glittering features, and out-of-this-world workshops at Northwest Film Forum.

We send this call across the known universe: To join a dazzling voyage of discovery from Friday, Feb. 2 to Saturday, Feb. 10, 2024. The festival is available to youth, families, and film lovers of any age, both in-person and online.









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Northwest Film Forum
1515 12th Ave,

Seattle, WA 98122

206 329 2629

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