An American in Paris

1951| U| 114 mins| / /

Screening Dates:
Sun 15 March 2:30pm

Dir: Vincente Minnelli
Starring: Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron

 

Screening as part of A Year of Musicals!  One of the most beloved musicals of all time is back on the big screen! Winner of six Oscars, including Best Picture, An American in Paris is a wondrous romance about three friends struggling to find work in the city. When two fall in love with the same woman, romantic complications ensue. Inspired by George Gershwin’s composition of the same name, Gene Kelly stars and choreographs the composer’s unforgettable songs, including the lavish 17-minute ballet sequence featuring the magnificent Leslie Caron.