Films
Manhattan (1979)
Bernard and Irene Schwartz Classic Film Series
Bob Herbert, Ron Simon, Dale Gregory
Fri, February 9th, 2018 | 7:00 pm

EVENT DETAILS

Justice in Film
Join us for the New-York Historical Society’s film series, featuring opening remarks by notable filmmakers, writers, legal scholars, and historians. Explore how film has tackled social strife, morality, and the perennial struggle between right and wrong—conflicts that manifest across cultures and history.

Manhattan (1979)
Join us for Woody Allen’s romantic comedy about a twice-divorced man trying to make sense of life and love. Directed by Woody Allen. Starring Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Michael Murphy, Meryl Streep. 96 min.

REMARKS

Bob Herbert is Distinguished Senior Fellow with Demos, a contributing editor at The American Prospect magazine, and a former New York Times columnist. Ron Simon is Curator of Television and Radio at the Paley Center for Media and an adjunct associate professor at Columbia University, New York University, and Hunter College, where he teaches courses on the history of media. Dale Gregory is Vice President for Public Programs at the New-York Historical Society. 

TICKETS

Entrance to the film series is included with Museum Admission during New-York Historical’s Pay-as-you-wish Friday Nights (6–8 pm). No advance reservations. Tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 6 pm. New-York Historical Society Members receive priority.

LOCATION

The Robert H. Smith Auditorium at the New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024

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