WWI and Its Legacy in Film

WWI and Its Legacy in Film

Join us for the New-York Historical Society’s film series, featuring opening remarks by notable directors, writers, actors, and historians. Organized in conjunction with The Armory Show at 100: Modern Art and Revolution, these classic films take us through the trenches of the Great War and provide insight into how this conflict, unprecedented in scale, reshaped the 20th century.

Paths of Glory (1957)

Michael Korda

In one of his first major films, Stanley Kubrick teams up with Kirk Douglas to provide an unapologetic look at the futile and dehumanizing nature of war. Directed by Stanley Kubrick. Starring Kirk Douglas. 88 min.

For tickets to Public Programs, please call the New-York Historical Society’s call center at (212) 485-9268 or visit http://www.nyhistory.org/programs. Programs $30 (Members $18) unless otherwise noted.

 

 

WWI and Its Legacy in Film
Event Category: Film / Cinema
When: November 22, 2013
Time: 7:00pm
Where: New-York Historical Society
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