Kids Screenings

Family Flicks Film Series: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

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Co-presented with the UCLA Film & Television Archive

Appropriates for ages 6+ 

The beloved classic about the little car that! Based on a children’s book by Ian Flemming and adapted by Roald Dahl (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) with director Ken Hughes, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang soars on all pistons as eccentric inventor Caractacus Potts and his children explore the wide, imaginative world in their very special touring car. (1968, 35mm, color, 144 min. DIR: Ken Hughes)

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.  

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.