Alice in Wonderland & Alice

Alice in Wonderland 1933Location: Aero Theatre, 1328 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica, CA

A double bill of films inspired by Lewis Carroll: the star-studded 1933 Paramount Production and Jan Svankmajer’s stop-motion variation.

ALICE IN WONDERLAND, 1933, Paramount, 76 min. Dir. Norman Z. McCleod. This classic story features a terrific cast: Charlotte Henry as Alice, W.C. Fields as Humpty Dumpty, Cary Grant as the Mock Turtle and Gary Cooper as the White Knight! Clip

ALICE, (NECO Z ALENKY), 1988, First Run, 84 min. Director Jan Svankmajer’s first feature uses Lewis Carroll’s famous story as a framework for a nightmarish journey into a world of childhood terrors, populated with stuffed rabbits, sock worms, Victorian dollhouses and more. In Czech with English subtitles.

Special Mad Hatter “Tea Party” snacks available for purchase in the Aero lobby. Join us at Every Picture Tells A Story at 4 PM for an Alice in Wonderland Story Hour and an exhibit of Alice artwork from some of the greatest illustrators of children’s books.

Date: April 18 at 5:00pm

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