It's A Wonderful Life (1946)

Date and time

Saturday 17 December, from 8.30pm (film starts at 9.45pm)

Over-18s only

Room 9 (via the Sainsbury Wing Entrance)


£26 (usually £35) / £21 Members

Price includes film screening, exclusive access to selected Gallery rooms, nibbles, and a complimentary tasting of Leffe beer.

Over-18s only

Enjoy Frank Capra's Christmas classic, 'It's A Wonderful Life' in the splendour of the National Gallery

Starring James Stewart, this family favourite tells of an angel who helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like had he never existed.

Running time: 2 hours 15 minutes

Please note, guests will be asked to wear wireless headsets during the screenings, which is due to sound limitations within the Gallery.

The bar will be open for 1 hour 15 minutes before the screening only. No drinks except bottled water are allowed into the Gallery during the screening.