林肯 with Tony Kushner and Harold Holzer in person
Advance reservations are no longer being taken. Tickets may become available at the door on a first-come, first-served standby from 6:00 p.m. onwards.
Followed by a conversation with screenwriter Tony Kushner and Lincoln scholar Harold Holzer
Dir. Steven Spielberg. 2012, 149 mins. DCP. DreamWorks Pictures/Twentieth Century Fox in association with Participant Media. With Daniel Day Lewis, Sally Field, David Strathairn, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, James Spader, Hal Holbrook and Tommy Lee Jones. 林肯 is produced by Steven Spielberg and Kathleen Kennedy, with a screenplay by Tony Kushner, based in part on the book 竞争对手团队：亚伯拉罕·林肯的政治天才 by Doris Kearns Goodwin.
During President Lincoln’s tumultuous final months in office, he pursues a course of action to end the Civil War, unite the country, and abolish slavery. How was one of the most important series of events in American history turned into one of the year’s most acclaimed movies? This special screening will be followed by an exclusive conversation with screenwriter and playwright Tony Kushner (美国的天使, 慕尼黑) and Lincoln scholar Harold Holzer, author of the official film companion book 林肯：亚伯拉罕·林肯如何结束美国的奴隶制.
Tickets: $25 public / $15 Museum members / Free for Silver Screen members and above.