I REMEMBER MAMA (1948), directed by George Stevens, 134 min. Irene Dunne stars in this classic adaptation of Kathryn Forbes' memoir about growing up in a Norwegian immigrant family in San Francisco. Nominated for 5 Oscars, and adapted from the popular play by John Van Druten, it features Barbara Bel Geddes and Ellen Corby.
MNN’s Film Series presents The Cinema of Immigration. This 10-week series explores the immigrant experience in the U.S. through films that reflect its ethnic and cultural diversity. Mark Ethan Toporek introduces each screening and leads discussion afterward.
Light refreshments served!