Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oscar winning epic is undoubtedly one of the most beloved musicals of all time and is a joy to see on the big screen. Julie Andrews lights up the screen as Maria, a nun who leaves the convent to become a governess for seven unruly children, eventually marrying their father and helping the family escape from the Nazi invasion of Austria.Featuring many classic songs, it’s a treat for all ages and will be screened with lyrics on screen for you to sing along to.
2hrs 38mins; 1965
Dir: Robert Wise Cast: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker, Richard Haydn
Finding The Watson Hall:
Screening as part of BFI Musicals! The Greatest Show on Screen, a UK-wide film season supported by National Lottery, BFI Film Audience Network and ICO. bfimusicals.co.uk
The Sound Of Music - Singalong (at The Watson Hall) (U)