THE WORLD WAR II MEMORIAL: A TESTAMENT TO FREEDOM (2004)

Wednesday, April 6, 2005 - 6:00pm

 

The one hour documentary interviews designers, officials, critics, and artisans as it visually depicts the conception, competition, controversies, construction and completion of this last major monument in the nation's capitol, interlaced with the history of the war through the moving testimony of those memorialized - combat veterans and homefront civilians during the seminal event of the 20th century.

The documentary will be introduced and discussed by its producer and writer
Glenn Marcus

Cinema Studies Program
209A Fisher-Bennett Hall ⋅ 3340 Walnut Street ⋅ Philadelphia, PA 19104 ⋅ (215) 898-8782