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Past Event

Perth International Arts Festival presents


Create magic in a digital playground.

Subiaco Arts Centre

Tickets $10

  • Family
  • Film


Discover the wonderful world of digital innovation made especially for children.

Bring the family or your class and spend the day in the beautiful grounds of the Subiaco Arts Centre exploring incredible interactive installations before settling in for a bite to eat.

Sydney Opera House presents two fantastic works developed through their Creative Play program. Play with light and colour with the magical Shadow Tables, by Australian Toby Knyvett, and make your mark with the amazing Digital Drawing Wall. Or get physical in a race through a virtual world with Headrush, from award-winning Dutch artist Lieven van Velthoven.

Check out two superb short film programs jam-packed with the very latest and greatest in animation, direct from our partners at Cinekid (The Netherlands), Europe’s premier new media festival for children. Titles include The Mods (Italy), The Present (Germany) and Tik-Tak (Estonia).

At Screenkids there’s something amazing to hear, see and play around every corner.


Program A 10am & 1pm, 60mins

Little Auk and the Golden Fish Belgium
La loi du plus fort (Law of the Jungle) Belgium/ France
Looks Germany
The Elephant and the Bicycle  France 
Slatki Snovi (Sweet Dreams)  Croatia 
Kapteinen, piloten og sangerinnen
(The Captain, the Pilot and the Singer)
Wildlife Crossing!  Czech Republic
Pawo Germany 
The Mods  Italy
Age Recommendation 4+

Program B 11.30am & 2.30pm, 60mins

Mr Selfie UK
Dream UK
Tik-Tak Estonia
Red Herring Ireland/Finland
Spoku Stunda (Ghost Hour)  Lativa
The Present  Germany
Three Fools Denmark
Parrot Away Denmark
Dji Death Sails Moldova

Please note: Some content in Program B may be challenging for children under 8 years.

Show Date & Times

Subiaco Arts Centre 1.00pm*, 10.00am#, 11.30am+, 2.00pm^, 4.00pm`, 5.30pm~

  1. Feb F 26 ` ~
  2. S 27 # + * ^ ` ~
  3. S 28 # + * ^ ` ~



Headrush by Lieven van Velthoven



Subiaco Arts Centre

180 Hammersley Road, Subiaco Show in Google Maps ›
08 9380 3000
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