Fantasia (1940)

Date
Aug | Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun: 3pm
Cost
$5 members or with general admission | $10 adults | $8 student and youth
Location
Theater

For the Studios’ third full-length animated feature, Walt Disney partnered with the brilliant composer Leopold Stokowski to produce a new, groundbreaking film where music was the main character. Stokowski arranged this renowned collection of celebrated musical scores, inspiring Disney animators to create a series of dreamlike vignettes, and captivating audiences for decades to come.

Other Programs

  • Make Mine Music has the familiar spirit of Fantasia (1940) with the film’s narrative driven by popular music. Enjoy ten compiled Disney shorts that share stories of American folklore, timeless tales from around the globe, and by pure imagination.
    Nov | Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun: 3pm
    No screenings on Mon, Nov, 5; Wed–Fri, Nov 7–9; Thu, Nov
  • In this charming film directed by Don Hahn and produced exclusively for the museum, Diane Disney Miller shares stories of Walt’s life during the holidays—at work and at home with his family. This sentimental behind-the-scenes peek includes both family footage and beloved clips from Walt’s television series.
    Dec | Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun: 1pm & Sat: 4pm
  • This special documentary chronicles the lifelong friendship and working partnership of Frank Thomas and Ollie Johnston, two of the Nine Old Men. Directed by Ted Thomas (Frank’s son), viewers get an inside look at the men behind some of Disney’s most beloved animated characters.
    Dec | Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun: 3pm
    No screenings on Mon, Dec 24 & Mon, Dec 31
  • Join two hapless and unwitting characters, Ichabod Crane and Mr. Toad, on their hilarious escapades in this 1949 package feature inspired by the classic stories of Kenneth Grahame and Washington Irving.
    Oct | Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun: 1pm & Sat: 4pm
    No screening on Sat, Oct 20
  • In celebration of the film's 25th anniversary and our special programs with pop-up artist Matthew Reinhart and his new book Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas: A Petrifying Pop-Up for the Holidays, join us for a special screening of the film that inspired the book.
    Oct | Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun: 3pm & Sat, Oct 20: 4pm
  • Enjoy this silly package feature with the familiar faces of Mickey Mouse, Goofy, and Donald, as well as the debut of Bongo the Bear.
    Nov | Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun: 1pm & Sat: 4pm
    No screenings on Sat, Nov 3; Mon, Nov, 5; Wed–Fri, Nov 7–9; Thu, Nov 22