Lights. Camera. Music.
The Symphony’s Film Series brings Hollywood’s finest to Davies Symphony Hall, with fantastic performances on the big screen and stage. Enjoy great American cinema like never before—with the score performed live by the SF Symphony.
It’s a Wonderful Life comes to life with Dimitri Tiomkin’s timeless score performed by a live symphony orchestra while the full film is shown on the big screen. Jimmy Stewart portrays the down-and-out George, a lovable “failure” with so many problems that he is thinking about ending it all—and it’s Christmas! Clarence, his guardian angel, shows George what his town would be like if it hadn’t been for all of his good deeds. Experience the most beloved holiday movie of all time transformed into an unforgettable live film concert event!