C in Space (courtesy of Gene Barretta)

The Sesame Street Short Film Festival

Part of Celebrating 50 Years of Sesame Street & Jim Henson's World (2019)
Sunday, October 13, 2019, 2:00 p.m.
Museum of the Moving Image - Redstone Theater

With William Wegman, John Dilworth, and Gene Barretta in person

Over the years, Sesame Street’s producers commissioned hundreds of animated and live action short films for the show. This program includes classic and obscure shorts and a discussion with some of the filmmakers. Special guests include William Wegman, who directed several short films featuring his dogs for Sesame Street; John Dilworth (Noodles and Nedd); and children’s book author/illustrator Gene Barretta, who animated several shorts.

Tickets: $15 ($11 seniors and students / $9 youth (ages 3–17) / free for children under 3 and Museum members at the Film Lover and Kids Premium levels and above). Order tickets online. (Members may contact [email protected] with questions regarding online reservations.)

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