Family Flicks Film Series: Jason and the Argonauts
Co-presented with the UCLA Film & Television Archive
Recommended for ages 6+
Don Chaffey’s retelling of this ancient myth finds heroic Jason sailing the world in search of the magical “golden fleece.” On his quest, he must battle mystical, monstrous creatures that stand in his way, conjured by the magic hand of special-effects wizard Ray Harryhausen. (1963, Dir. Don Chaffey, 35mm, color, 104 min.)
Trailer for Jason and the Argonauts
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.