Family Flicks Film Series: Fly Away Home
Co-presented with the UCLA Film & Television Archive
Appropriate for ages 8+
Fourteen-year-old Amy (Anna Paquin) struggles to adjust to a new life on her eccentric father’s farm after her mother’s death in a car accident until she chances upon an abandoned nest of goose eggs. Raising the hatchlings herself, Amy embarks on the adventure of a lifetime when she must help her brood migrate south in this inspiring, beautifully photographed film by the director of The Black Stallion. (1996, 107 min., Dir. Carroll Ballard)
The Family Flicks Film Series is copresented by the UCLA Film & Television Archive. Matinee screenings for families and film buffs, featuring new and classic films from around the world.
Hammer Kids and Family Flicks are made possible, in part, through the generosity of supporters and friends of the Hammer Museum’s Kids’ Art Museum Project (K.A.M.P.), a family fundraiser. Additional support is provided by the Westwood Neighborhood Council.