The July Living History Film Series event for 2018 will feature the 2015 thriller “Bridge of Spies” and guest speaker Francis Gary Powers Jr. July 19 at 6:30 p.m. at the Air Force Museum Theatre, located inside the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force.
Tickets are $12 or $10 for Friends members and military and can be purchased by going online to https://www.afmuseum.com/livinghistory. Doors open at 6 p.m.
“Bridge of Spies” stars Tom Hanks in the story of lawyer James B. Donovan (Hanks), who is entrusted with negotiating the release of Francis Gary Powers Sr., whose U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union in 1960 in exchange for Rudolf Abel, a convicted Soviet KGB spy whom he represented at trial. Powers Jr. will discuss the true story behind the film and his father.
For more information, call 937-253-4629.