Family Flicks Film Series: 'Mr. Smith Goes to Washington'
Sunday, September 23, 2012
11:00 am - 1:00 pm, UCLA Hammer Museum - Billy Wilder Theater
See below for additional information.
Free and open to the public.
Recommended for ages 8+.
Junior Senator Jefferson Smith (James Stewart) arrives for the first time in Washington, D.C., brimming with idealism. Jean Arthur is his street-smart secretary, who becomes swept up in his wish to create a national boys’ camp, despite cynical Washington wheeling and dealing. (1939, Dir. Capra, 35mm, b/w, 130 min.)
Preceded by: Schoolhouse Rock! “Preamble” (1975, Digital video, color, 3 min.) Schoolhouse Rock! “I’m Just a Bill” (1975, Digital video, color, 3 min.)
FAMILY FLICKS FILM SERIES The UCLA Film & Television Archive and the Hammer Museum have teamed up for a matinee screening series of new and classic family-friendly films from around the world.
ALL HAMMER PUBLIC PROGRAMS ARE FREE. Seating is on a first come, first served basis. Hammer members receive priority seating, subject to availability.
Reservations not accepted, RSVPs not required.
Parking is available under the museum for $3 for 3 hours.
Family Flicks is co-presented with UCLA Film & Television Archive.