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Petrie Film Club presents War Horse (family screening) UK, Steven Spielberg...
Tue 25 October 2016, 17:00 – 19:30 BST
Petrie Film Club presents War Horse (family screening)
(UK, Steven Spielberg, 2011)
This film is PG rated (suggested 8 years and over)
Follow the story of Joey, young Albert’s beloved horse, as he joins the cavalry and is shipped to France to join the fighting in WWI. A long way from northern Europe, there was another battlefield raging, that of Egypt and the desert campaigns of the Middle East. Here horses were used in cavalry charges too and suffered terrible hardships along with the soldiers caring for them. Join us for this families film screening to link with our Heritage Lottery Fund research project Different Perspectives: Archaeology and the Middle East in WWI