Event: 'Great American Film: The Best Years Of Our Lives' Print
Date: Sunday, June 23, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Great American Film: The Best Years of Our Lives

Sunday, June 23, 2:00 pm, Chiego Lecture Hall


From summer vacations to soda jerks, four films pay homage to Norman Rockwell’s Post-World War II America in the McNay’s Great American Film Festival. Free with museum admission. Some films may not be appropriate for all audiences.

■ 1:00 pm Tour of Norman Rockwell: Behind the Camera

■ 1:30 pm Classic American snacks

■ 2:00 pm Feature film

Three United States servicemen piece their lives together after WWII. Winner of seven Academy Awards including Best Picture, this film features Best Supporting Actor Harold Russell, a real veteran injured during service. USA. 1946. English, 172 minutes, B/W. Not rated. © Samuel Goldwyn Company

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