Mr. Wonderbird Screening
Created 11/25/1999 - 00:00
files/pictures/picture-35.jpg* Tuesday, December 14, 1999. New York, New York.
MR. WONDERBIRD, the 1953 animated feature directed by Paul Grimault,
will have a rare screening as part of the weekly Light+Screen Film
Festival. MR. WONDERBIRD is a surreal adventure following a lively bird who
rallies a group of imprisoned lions and a lamenting polar bear in the
defense of two young lovers who are pursued by a mad king, a giant robot
and a battalion of flying policemen. The film features an English-language
voice talent cast including Sir Peter Ustinov, Claire Bloom and Denholm
Elliott. The event takes place at 9pm at the Siberia Bar, located at West
50th Street and Broadway. For more information call (212) 333-4141.
Admission is free.