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UCLA Film & Television Archive and the Hammer Museum present


An animated boy playing guitar.
October 23, 2022 - 11:00 am

All Family Flicks screenings are free admission and do not require tickets; seating is first come, first served. The Billy Wilder Theater opens 15 minutes before each Family Flicks program.


U.S., 2017

Young Miguel yearns to be a singer but, for reasons shrouded in mystery, his family forbids it. On Día de Muertos, he stumbles into the Land of the Dead where he must discover his family’s secret to heal the wounds of the past. This Oscar-winner from Pixar prefigures Encanto with its vibrant palette, buoyant rhythms and whole-hearted celebration of family bonds, cultural traditions and musical dreams.

DCP, color, 94 min. Director: Lee Unkrich, Adrian Molina. Screenwriter: Adrian Molina, Matthew Aldrich. With: Anthony Gonzalez, Gael García Bernal, Benjamin Bratt.

Recommend for ages 7+

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