Family Flicks Film Series: National Velvet
Co-presented with the UCLA Film & Television Archive
Appropriates for ages 6+
Two English children, a butcher’s daughter, and a vagabond tyke train a beautiful horse they’ve won in a raffle to win the Grand National Steeplechase. Elizabeth Taylor is enchanting as the girl who longs to ride her beloved horse to a championship victory. (1945, 35mm, color, 125 min. DIR: Clarence Brown)
Public programs are made possible, in part, by a major gift from Ann and Jerry Moss.
Additional support is provided by Bronya and Andrew Galef, Good Works Foundation and Laura Donnelly, an anonymous donor, the Hammer Programs Committee, and Susan and Leonard Nimoy.
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.