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The Gathering Storm © HBO
Churchill on Film
To coincide with the exhibition Churchill: The Power of Words, the Morgan is screening two dramas and one documentary on this legendary statesman, exploring both his public and private life.
The Gathering Storm
(2002, 96 minutes)
Director: Richard Loncraine
Based on Churchill's memoirs about his life leading up to World War II, this made-for-television biographical drama won two Golden Globes and stars a stellar cast. Albert Finney plays Winston Churchill, who struggles to establish his political presence in the House of Commons, while facing the various familial and marital strife this causes. With Vanessa Redgrave as his wife Clementine, and also featuring Derek Jacobi, Jim Broadbent, and Ronnie Barker.
Friday, June 15, 2012, 7 p.m.
Exhibition-related films are free with museum admission. Tickets are available at the Admissions Desk on the day of the screening. Advance reservations for Morgan Members only: 212.685.0008, ext. 560, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please call (212) 685-0008 ext. 560 or e-mail for information.