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Film Screening: Frantz

April 11, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm CDT

Devasted by the loss of her fiancé, German protagonist Anna visits the grave of her beloved Frantz, meeting a mysterious Frenchman also paying his respects. Slowly, the two develop a kinship, as her suitor harbors a haunting secret and their relationship meets a shocking conclusion in 2016’s Frantz (PG-13).

This award-winning film, in French and German with English subtitles, poignantly explores timeless themes of love, loss and reconciliation in the wake of World War I. In conjunction with 1919: Peace?, the Museum and Memorial’s newest centennial exhibition. Presented in partnership with Alliance Française of Kansas City and the Capitol Federal Foundation®.

FREE with RSVP | J.C. Nichols Auditorium