Kids Screenings

Family Flicks: Sing China!

Sunday Sep 19, 2010 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM This is a past program

Co-presented with the UCLA Film & Television Archive

Recommended for ages 6+

Inspiring, heartwarming, and packed with amazing musical performances, Sing China! documents the trip of a lifetime as members of the Los Angeles Children’s Chorus journey to Beijing for the pre-Olympic International Youth Arts Festival. Academy Award-winning filmmaker Freida Lee Mock captures the adventurous spirit of the chorus's young singers—from rehearsals, to sightseeing at the Great Wall, to their big night in front of 10,000 people. (2009, 72 min. Dir: Freida Lee Mock. 35mm, color)

In-person appearance by director Freida Mock and members of the Los Angeles Children's Chorus.

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 Donnelley, 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.