Join the GI Film Festival San Diego and the USS Midway Museum for an exclusive screening of MIDWAY. This 2019 film centers on the Battle of the Midway, a clash between the American fleet and the Imperial Japanese Navy which marked a pivotal turning point in the Pacific Theater during WWII. The film, based on real-life events of this heroic feat, tells the story of the leaders and soldiers who used their instincts, fortitude and bravery to overcome the odds. This film is rated PG-13.
This screening will take place in the Hangar Bay of the USS Midway Museum. Come early and explore the museum’s Battle of the Midway Exhibit including three WWII era aircraft: the F4F Wildcat, SBD Dauntless, and the TBD Devastator replica (used in the Midway film!). Hear from the museum’s historian Karl Zingheim, visit the GIFFSD booth, and grab a bite from the concession stand.
Boarding will begin at 6:30 p.m.
Program will begin at 7:15 p.m.
MIDWAY is being released by Lionsgate on Digital February 4 and on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, and DVD on February 18. Don’t miss this chance to see MIDWAY aboard the USS Midway Museum.
This event is FREE but a ticket is required for admission. All ages require a ticket. Attendees are subject to a bag inspection before boarding. Seating is first come, first served.
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This screening is co-presented by:
The story of the Battle of Midway, told through the experiences of the WWII leaders and soldiers who fought it.