Don’t miss the next movie in our 1930s series on Friday, March 9, at 6:30 p.m. City Lights is a silent comedy written, produced, and directed by and starring Charlie Chaplin.
The story follows the misadventures of Tramp (Chaplin) as he falls in love with a blind girl (Virginia Cherrill) and develops a friendship with a troubled millionaire (Harry Myers). The American Film Institute ranks this classic among the best American films ever made. Florida historian and motion picture enthusiast Dr. Joe Knetsch will provide context prior to the movie.
Tickets will be sold at the door—$4 for members and $5 for nonmembers. The ticket fee includes popcorn; beverages will be on sale. Join the Friends of the Museums of Florida History to receive member prices.