Ray Harryhausen | Titan of Cinema virtual exhibition experience


On now until Sun 20 Feb 2022


Enjoy our specially curated Ray Harryhausen: Titan of Cinema virtual exhibition experience from the comfort of your home.

Inside the experience

The virtual experience includes five specially created films, images and texts from the exhibition, and archive films and objects from Ray Harryhausen's life and work and 3D model videos. Your experience will also include access to a series of related, live online events created in close collaboration with the Ray and Diana Harryhausen Foundation. Details of the live events are to be confirmed soon. Users will be able to access all content in the experience until 20 February 2022. Each of the films explores a different facet of Harryhausen’s storied career:

  • The Early Years: King Kong and Inspiration
  • A Life in Objects
  • Bringing Imagination to Life
  • Dynamation: Movie making miracles (Coming Soon!)
  • Creatures of Legend

Get an exclusive look inside the exhibition and hear from family, friends and contemporaries, as well as just a few of the writers, animators and film makers who tell how Harryhausen and his work left an indelible mark on them.

Featuring interviews with Martine Beswick, Mark Caballero, Randy Cook, Barry Purves, Vanessa Harryhausen, Marshall Julius, Mark Millar, Caroline Munro, John Walsh and Seamus Walsh.

Event accessibility

Exhibition accessibility

  • Captioned


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The Ray Harryhausen | Titan of Cinema virtual exhibition experience contains images of many (but not all) of the artworks on display in the exhibition at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art. It also contains some extra images and films that are not part of the physical exhibition.

Ray Harryhausen | Titan of Cinema

Ray Harryhausen | Titan of Cinema

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Terms & Conditions

The Ray Harryhausen Titan of Cinema virtual exhibition experience is available on nationalgalleries.org only. Tickets are required for this event and cost £10 per person. There are no concessions available for this event. Tickets for this event can only be purchased online on nationalgalleries.org only. A ticket confirmation will be sent to the email address provided. International users: please note you will be charged the exchange rate on your given day of purchase. Tickets are nonrefundable and cannot be exchanged. Purchasing a ticket gives you access to the content until 20/02/2022. Access is available to the ticket purchaser only. The link and content are not shareable. Users are responsible for ensuring they have the necessary software available to view the purchase. The content is hosted on nationalgalleries.org and Spout Video. National Galleries of Scotland are not liable if nationalgalleries.org, Sprout Video and the subsequent content is not accessible for a period of time due to circumstances outwith their control. National Galleries of Scotland reserves the right to remove the content at any time due to circumstances outwith it’s control.

When booking a ticket for this event, in addition to these terms and conditions, you are also agreeing to National Galleries of Scotland’s Website terms of use.

National Galleries of Scotland is a charity registered in Scotland (SC003728).

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