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GKIDS (Guerrilla Kids International Distribution Syndicate) is a distributor of award-winning feature animation for both adult and family audiences. The company has scored four Best Animated Feature Oscar nominations – the most for an independent distributor – with The Secret of Kells in 2010, A Cat in Paris and Chico & Rita in 2012, and Ernest & Celestine in 2014. GKIDS also handles North American theatrical distribution for Oscar winner Hayao Miyazaki's famed Studio Ghibli library of films, one of the world’s most coveted animation collections with titles Spirited Away, My Neighbor Totoro, Princess Mononoke and others. GKIDS founded and partners with the non-profit New York Int’l Children’s Film Festival, an Oscar-qualifying event and North America’s largest festival of film for children and teens. NYICFF jury members include Uma Thurman, Susan Sarandon, Geena Davis, Gus van Sant, Christine Vachon, Henry Selick and James Schamus.

"Devoted to the kind of fare that may be found at the Academy Awards but not at the local multiplex." – New York Times

"Almost nowhere else can adults, let alone kids, see such a collection of genuinely innovative and visually arresting films." – Time Magazine

"Redefining what kids' entertainment can be." – Time Out New York

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