We Were The Lucky Ones Series Finale Screening + Q&A

By Oliver Carnay

The American Cinematheque presented a special series finale screening of “WE WERE THE LUCKY ONES” with actors Joey King and Logan Lerman, Director/Executive Producer Thomas Kail, Showrunner/Writer/Executive Producer Erica Lipez, and Author Georgia Hunter in attendance.  A Q&A followed the screening.

Based on Georgia Hunter’s New York Times bestselling novel, the television adaptation of WE WERE THE LUCKY ONES is a limited series inspired by the incredible true story of one Jewish family separated at the start of World War II, determined to survive and reunite.  WE WERE THE LUCKY ONES demonstrates how in the face of the twentieth century’s darkest moment, the human spirit can endure and even thrive.  The series is a tribute to the triumph of hope and love against all odds.