Dir. Victor Fleming
1939, USA, 102 min
Dorothy Gale dreams of a land “somewhere over the rainbow” and, after a tornado rages through her hometown, her dream comes true. Joined by her dog and a band of unlikely friends, Dorothy sets out to find the enigmatic Wizard of Oz.
Cinematheque acknowledges the continued and generous support of the Assiniboine Credit Union for our Cabin Fever series.
“An absolute masterpiece whose groundbreaking visuals and deft storytelling are still every bit as resonant, The Wizard of Oz is a must-see film for young and old.” – Rotten Tomatoes
Do you remember the first time you went to the movies as a kid? We sure do, and we’re recreating the foundational experience every Sunday in February. A Cinematheque tradition, and what has become a rite of passage for Winnipeg families, returns with cherished kids’ films. Shake the snow off your boots and spend an afternoon at the movies. Please remember that this series is aimed at families with children aged 6-12. We appreciate your cooperation.