[Video available at The Monuments Men]
As you've probably heard, Clooney is directing and starring in the film adaptation of Robert Edsel's nonfiction, The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History, slated for December 2013 release. In the meantime, you can catch Edsel at the Birmingham Museum of Art this Thursday evening, June 6 at 7 p.m. The author will be in town to discuss his latest book, Saving Italy: The Race to Rescue a Nation’s Treasures from the Nazis. Admission is free and open to the public.