Film Fundraiser: The Monuments Men19/02/2014
Wednesday 19 March 2014
Arrive at 6:30pm for 6:45pm – 7:15pm start
Warrina Cineplex, 164 Dalrymple Rd, Currajong
Help Umbrella Studio continue to provide great visual art programs in Townsville. Funds will support the delivery of our core program of workshops, residencies, events, exhibitions and projects that connect with artists, students, young people and community groups, building on our work over the past 28 years.
The Monuments Men – An unlikely World War II platoon is tasked to rescue art masterpieces from Nazi thieves and return them to their owners. starring Clooney, Matt Damon, Bill Murray, John Goodman and Cate Blanchett. Based on the non-fiction book by Robert M. Edsel, the film follows an allied group, the Monuments, Fine Arts, and Archives program, tasked with finding and saving pieces of art and other culturally important items before their destruction by Hitler during World War II.