Churchill's First World War
Free screening in honor of the WWI Centenary, August 2014!
A BBC production
Monday, Aug 18 at 07:00PM
At the outbreak of War, Britain's First Lord of the Admiralty39-year-old Winston Churchilldreams of winning fame and glory. But when the disastrous Battle of Gallipoli leads to his disgrace and eventual resignation, he sets his sights on redemption.
Join us for a dramatic documentary, screened in honor of the 2014 centenary of World War One, as the future statesman tries to rehabilitate his reputation by taking up active service in the British Army (at risk of death).
You'll be fascinated by the revealing story, told through Churchill's own words in intimate letters to Clementine, his young wife and trusted confidant. See how political intrigue, ambition, and remarkable military adventures combine with the love of a wise woman to forge Britain's future great champion of World War II.
Northwest Film Forum (View)
1515 12th Ave
Seattle, WA 98122