Hearts of the World: A Love Story of the Great War (116 min.)
Thursday, October 26, 2017
Cover of Hearts of the World: A Love Story of the Great War
Created in 1918 by D.W. Griffith, this silent film stars Lillian and Dorothy Gish, and was created as war propaganda, per the request of the British government to sway the neutral mindset of America. The movie tells the tale of a developing romance between "The Boy" and "The Girl
," and its disruptance when war comes to their French village.
At almost two hours long, there will be a brief intermission at the film
s's halfway point. Popcorn will be available free of charge.
Free with Museum admission
Thursday, October 26, 2017 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm