The Monuments Men, starring George Clooney, Matt Damon and Cate Blanchett, screening at The Windsor, Stirling H'way Nedlands. Tickets $20 + raffles, prior to screening.
The film tells the true story of of a team of US, French and British art experts who fought to rescue Europe’s cultural heritage from the nazis during WW11. It follows a platoon of Allied soldiers – all museum curators and art historians in civilian life – who go into Germany at the closing stages of the Second World War. Their mission is to rescue the priceless works of art looted by the Nazis before they get destroyed or lost in the fighting. The cast also includes Bill Murray, Jean Dujardin, John Goodman and Downton’s Hugh Bonneville.