This definitive documentary on punk rock pioneers The Seeds follows the quartet’s bizarre odyssey from rags to riches to rags again - and ultimately their rediscovery by new generations of garage-rock fans - using vintage television and concert performances, rare photos and recent interviews with the group’s members, fans, and fellow artists. A discussion will follow this world premiere screening with director Neil Norman, producer Alec Palao and Seeds members Daryl Hooper and Jan Savage, moderated by Kirk Silsbee.
The Modern School Of Film’s FILM: MASTERS Series
25th Anniversary! Composer Danny Elfman In Person!
While basic production concerns (dialogue, camera, performance) preoccupy many filmmakers, great directors soar by digging into a vast arsenal of cinematic tools to overcome limitations and to visually and aurally enhance their films. Film/Visual Consultant Thomas Ethan Harris offers a director’s workshop to give scenes personal and artistic sheen.
WORLDS BUILT TO ORDER: ART DIRECTORS GUILD FILM SOCIETY SERIES 2014
Douglas Fairbanks swashbucklers THE GAUCHO screens along with a panel including Douglas Fairbanks expert John Tibbetts and Patricia Kelly, who will discuss her late husband Gene Kelly's admiration of Fairbanks' dance choreography, stunt choreography, and action sequences.