July 10, 2019

Dead Filmmaker Society: The Moderns
Time: 5:30 PM
Location: Sandburg Theatre, Western Illinois University Union.
Description: The son of an art forger gets hired to copy three valuable paintings by a woman who wants to steal the originals from her husband in Alan Rudolph’s stylish meditation on art and commerce in the Paris of the 1920s.

Featuring Keith Carradine, Geraldine Chaplin, Genevieve Bujold, and an evocative score by Mark Isham.

(with sincere apologies to any represented filmmakers still living)

All screenings will be held in the Sandburg Theater, Western Illinois University Union. Films begin at 5:30 p.m. and there is no admission charge. Many films will be preceded by selected short subjects.

All films are from the private collection of Western Illinois film professor Richard Ness, who serves as host. The series is sponsored by WIU’s Film Studies Program and the Department of English.

Contact Information:
Richard Ness
Phone: 309-298-1103
Email: R-Ness@wiu.edu

Related Web Site: Department of English
Contact Information:
 Richard Ness
 Phone: (309) 298-1103
 Email: webstaff@wiu.edu
Source: Public Events

Western Illinois University
1 University Circle * Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309/298-1414 * E-mail info@wiu.edu
Calendar Administration: webstaff@wiu.edu