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Families on Film: Watership Down (1978, 91 minutes, PG)

Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018 • 2:00 pm — 4:00 pm
Cost
$5.00 for Member
$7.00 for Nonmember
Location
Little Theater
Audience
Family, Adults, Seniors, Members

Saturday, Dec. 15: 2 p.m., Little Theater

Watership Down is a faithful big-screen adaptation of Richard Adam's classic British dystopian novel about a community of rabbits under terrible threat from modern forces.  With its naturalistic hand-drawn animation, dreamily expressionistic touches, gorgeously bucolic background design, Watership Down is an emotionally arresting, dark-tones allegory about freedom amid political turmoil.  Watership Down will be introduced by artist, photographer, and film producer Lee Fernside.

Families on Film is a collaboration of the Toledo Museum of Art and the University of Toledo Department of Theatre and Film.

Tickets are $5 for Museum members, $7 for nonmembers.