Thursday, September 4 – Sunday, September 7
Presenting the best of Mexican and Ibero-American cinema from the Guadalajara International Film Festival. This is not a program of the American Cinematheque. For more information, go to www.ficginla.com
Ken Annakin Centennial! Introduction by Leonard Maltin!
This entertaining (if fictionalized) look at the pivotal WWII conflict features an all-star cast including Henry Fonda, Robert Shaw, Robert Ryan, Dana Andrews, Charles Bronson and Telly Savalas (a Golden Globe nominee), as well as some superbly executed action sequences. Leonard Maltin will introduce this tribute to Ken Annakin on the occasion of the English director's 100th birthday
In another of our master classes in screen direction, film/visual consultant Thomas Ethan Harris takes a close look at how Mike Nichols’ screen direction elevated Edward Albee's Pulitzer Prize winning play into something even greater: a landmark cinematic achievement.
THE MANY SIDES OF ROBERT WISE: A CENTENNIAL TRIBUTE