May 27, 2017

Movies with Jonathan Demme


Meet the Filmmaker: join director Jonathan Demme for a discussion after the screening. As the film opens, architect Halvard Solness, a despicable megalomaniac, lies dying. It soon becomes clear that Halvard is also a paranoid control freak who terrorizes everyone he comes in contact with. Halvard … [Read more...]

I’M CAROLYN PARKER: The Good, the Mad, and the Beautiful

Meet the Filmmakers: Producer/Director Jonathan Demme and Producer Daniel Wolff, in a discussion moderated by author James McBride. Within months of Hurricane Katrina, Jonathan Demme and Daniel Wolff began documenting New Orleans’ residents who were demanding their “right to return” to the city … [Read more...]