War Film Festival - Normandy 2019

02Jun 07Jun

Film screenings, signing events, VIP tours, concerts and more.

 

The 75th anniversary of the Normandy landings will be filled with plenty of activities and events. Including: The International World War II Film Festival - Normandy 2019.

For the third time, the event is held by the WW2 Foundation, an American association supporting remembrance of the Second World War.

 

The programme of the 3rd edition:

screenings of films and documentaries,

interviews and signing events,

concerts and more.

 

SUNDAY 2 JUNE

7 p.m.: Opening ceremony at the Utah Beach landings museum. Actors from the TV series Band of Brothers and veterans will be on hand.

75 € / by prior reservation

 

MONDAY 3 JUNE

11 a.m.: Signing event with the actors from Band of Brothers at the Utah Beach Museum.

20 € (admission to the museum not included)

6 p.m.: Screening of interviews with actors about the production of the series, followed by a round table for a behind-the-scenes look at the filming of episodes 2 and 3

20 € (admission to the museum not included)

 

TUESDAY 4 JUNE

4 p.m.: VIP Tour >> SOLD OUT

8 p.m.: VIP Dinner >> SOLD OUT

 

WEDNESDAY 5 JUNE

9 p.m.: Concert by the actors from Band of Brothers at the marina in Carentan-les-Marais >> FREE

 

THURSDAY 6 JUNE

8 p.m.: Signing event at the D-Day Experience Museum in Saint-Côme-du-Mont

20 € (admission to the museum not included)

 

FRIDAY 7 JUNE

11 a.m.: Signing event at the Normandy Victory Museum in Catz

20 € (admission to the museum not included)

8 p.m.: Screening of award-winning films from the International World War II Film Festival at the theatre in Carentan-les-Marais. The actors from Band of Brothers will present the awards to the winners. >> FREE

 

>> Visit the website of the World War II Foundation

 

>>> Discover the programme of festivities of the 75th anniversary of the Normandy landings