$40 non-members | $30 student and youth non-members
Home Movies Programs combo ticket:
$35 members | $25 student and youth members
$60 non-members | $50 student and youth non-members
Join us as we celebrate Walt’s original Magic Kingdom on Home Movie Day® with Randy Haberkamp and Lynne Kirste of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences® along with some very special guests for a blast from the past. Enjoy live musical accompaniment to selections from the Academy Film Archive’s collection of vintage Disneyland home movies including glimpses of Opening Day, Walt and Ward Kimball exploring the miniature trains that inspired the Park, Steve McQueen and his family visiting Disneyland in 1970, and a variety of other special guests popping up at the Park.
This program is presented in conjunction with our 10th Anniversary Celebration and in collaboration with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Combination tickets are available for Home Movies of Disney Legends Ward Kimball and Frank Thomas with special guests John Kimball and Ted Thomas.
About the Speakers
As Managing Director of Preservation and Foundation Programs for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences®, Randy Haberkamp directly oversees its Library, Archive, Nicholl Screenwriting Fellowship, Student Academy Awards, Gold Internship Program, and Visual History Project. He received his Master’s in Motion Picture Production from UCLA and worked for CBS as Director of Specials and Feature Films. He founded The Silent Society that has screened and preserved silent films in Los Angeles for over 30 years.
Lynne Kirste is Special Collections Curator at the Academy Film Archive, where she cares for materials that include the Archive’s extensive collection of home movies. She has created and presented home movie programs at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the British Film Institute, the National Baseball Hall of Fame, and many other venues. Her publications include articles in Mining the Home Movie, edited by Karen Ishizuka and Patricia Zimmermann, and the Cinema Journal. Kirste provides commentary for a home movie selection on the DVD set Treasures V: The West, produced by the National Film Preservation Foundation, and talks about LGBTQ home movies in the documentary Reel in the Closet.
On-Sale Dates & Information
Tickets for Disneyland Home Movies with the Academy's Randy Haberkamp & Lynne Kirste will be available as follows:
- Walt’s Circle Donors: Purchase tickets beginning Monday, August 5 at noon by calling 415.345.6810 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
- Supporter and Friend-level members: Purchase tickets beginning Thursday, August 8 at noon by calling 415.345.6810 or emailing email@example.com
- All member levels: Purchase tickets online or at the Ticket Desk beginning Monday, August 12 at noon
- Public (non-members): Remaining tickets available online or at the Ticket Desk beginning Thursday, August 15 at noon
To receive priority access to purchase tickets, you may upgrade your membership. Membership dues and Walt's Circle donations may be paid as monthly installments or as a one-time annual payment. For more information, please call the membership department at 415.345.6810.