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A diverse menu at International Children’s Film Festival

Feed your kids the cinematic equivalent of fast food and that’s what they’ll come to crave.

“I call it my ‘Chicken Finger Manifesto,’ ” says Eric Beckman, founder and creative director of the New York International Children’s Film Festival. “If you raise your kids eating chicken fingers, all they’ll want to eat is chicken fingers.”

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