Based on Hemingway’s story of an American ambulance driver serving on the Italian fron in WWI, this film addresses American experiences as volunteers engaging in the war before American entry.
A tale of the love between ambulance driver Lt. Henry and Nurse Catherine Barkley during World War I. The action takes place in Italy and the two fall in love during the war and will stop at nothing to be together. The film also analyses Lt. Henry’s feelings on war and the purpose of fighting.(amazon.com)
Check our calendar for more programs honoring the centennial anniversary of Armistice Day. Lectures and films featuring areas of World War I study are planned throughout the September and October. These events are free and open to the public. Call the Library at 315.655.9322 with details.