No. 118 (essentialsaltes) wrote,
No. 118

UCLA FilmTV archive

Friday, January 22 @ 7:30 p.m.

Often imitated but never duplicated, "The Movie That Inspired Me" is an occasional series in which leading directors, actors, writers and other filmmakers present films that have influenced their life and art. The Archive's Honorary Chairman and series curator Curtis Hanson hosts. Tonight's guest, Kathryn Bigelow, is one of Hollywood's most innovative filmmakers and her most recent movie, The Hurt Locker, was one of the most critically-acclaimed American films of 2009. Kathryn Bigelow has selected Sam Peckinpah's The Wild Bunch (1969) for the evening. Read more »

IN PERSON: Kathryn Bigelow and screenwriter-director Curtis Hanson (moderator).

Several other westerns this month as well.
Tags: film, la, ucla

  • Polyphemus, by Michael Shea

    Polyphemus is a collection of horror-tending to sf, or sf tending to horror stories, with one Nifft the Lean tale thrown in. I wasn't a fan of the…

  • The Raven Tower ; Forever Azathoth

    The Raven Tower is another fine work by Ann Leckie. Her first fantasy novel is quite a departure from... from anything, really. At least half the…

  • Saturn's Children, by Charlie Stross

    An homage to Heinlein's Friday and Asimov's robots, Saturn's Children sets up an intriguing idea. What happens to the servants of humanity after…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded