The Wizard of Oz – 80th Anniversary
A special screening of a special film to celebrate the 80th anniversary of its release.
When a tornado rips through Kansas, Dorothy and her dog, Toto, are whisked away in their house to the magical Land of Oz. They follow the Yellow Brick Road toward the Emerald City to meet the Wizard, and on the way they meet a Scarecrow that needs a brain, a Tin Man missing a heart, and a Cowardly Lion who wants courage.
In order to receive the Wizard’s help the group must first bring him the broom of the Wicked Witch of the West!
Based on L. Frank Baum’s children’s novel, The Wizard of Oz is a family film classic mixing fantasy storytelling and unusual characters with an unforgettable musical score and stunning visuals.
Dir: Victor Fleming, USA, 1939, 102 mins , U
Screening at Cinemagic Belfast as part of BFI Musicals! The Greatest Show on Screen, a UK-wide film season supported by National Lottery, BFI Film Audience Network and ICO.