APERTURA Showcase screening! Jeremy Ray Valdez and Jesús Ochoa star in interconnected stories exploring the subways and multi-ethnic enclaves of New York City. Program begins with the short “In Between the Gutter and the Stars” (2016, 20 min. Dir. Diana Lesmez). Discussion after the feature followed by a reception in the courtyard for all attendees.
Enjoy a day in historic Hollywood at the home of Hollywood's first movie premiere! Take a behind-the-scenes, docent-led tour of the legendary 1922 Egyptian Theatre. See what it would have been like to be in a Grauman stage show with a visit to the dressing rooms and singers' boxes!
PRODUCTION DESIGN: LEGACY, PAGEANTRY & ARTISTRY ART DIRECTORS GUILD FILM SOCIETY SERIES 2017
Gérard Depardieu stars as a 17th century French steward who entertains the court of King Louis XIV and attracts the affection of the monarch’s mistress (Uma Thurman). Discussion following on production design for the 17th century moderated by production designer and ADG Film Society founder John Muto.