Movies for Kids (and their Families) - 'The Secret Life of Walter Mitty'
This event has already taken place. Click here for the latest events.24-03-2013 12:00:00 24-03-2013 12:00:00 America/New_York Movies for Kids (and their Families) - 'The Secret Life of Walter Mitty' | 12pm As a special tribute to Danny Kaye, who would have turned 100 this year, this March 24th screening of "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" will be introduced by Dena Kaye, Danny's daughter. Based on a classic James Thurber short story (and currently being remade by Ben Stiller), this is one of Danny Kaye's most beloved movies. He plays a pulp-fiction writer who escapes his life by dreaming himself into situations where his heroism saves the day. But when a sultry stranger ensnares him in a web of espionage, he must become a hero for real. 1947. 110 min. Rated PG. http://www.nymetroparents.com/2015neweventinfo.cfm?id=129332 Jacob Burns Film Center Jacob Burns Film Center
If you go: Please tell them you saw this event on
Venue Description: As a nonprofit institution offering film education every day of the year, the Jacob Burns Film Center screens first-run independent films, previews, classic films, and documentaries from around the world, while promoting 21st-century literacy and striving to convey the brilliance and power of film. Beyond its theater complex, the center includes the 27,000-square-foot Media Arts Lab, with a fully equipped soundstage, recording studio, 60-seat screening room, and 16 editing suites. More than 150 directors, actors, and scholars address the center's audiences each year. The Burns offers additional instructional programs to students in grades 3-12 and those in college. The Center also provides outreach programs, including Family Films and Matinees for Seniors.
Upcoming Events at Jacob Burns Film Center: