Talks on movies, the culture of cinema, and filmmaking
Join film connoisseur and thriller novelist Scott Adlerberg with guest authors for discussions on film, the culture of cinema, and filmmaking.
All events are free and open to the public. Books are available for purchase at the events from our retail partner Kinokuniya Bookstore and for signing by the authors.
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2021 Line Up
Monday, June 28
Stephen Whitty, Conversation on Martin Scorsese’s NYC Films
(no program July 5)
Monday, July 12
Marjorie Vecchio, The Films of Claire Denis: Intimacy on the Border
with Noëlle Rouxel-Cubberly and Kirsten Johnson
Monday, July 19
Maria San Filippo, After “Happily Ever After”: Romantic Comedy in the Post-Romantic Age
Monday, July 26
Wallace Stroby, Conversation on Heist Films
Monday, August 2
Glenn Frankel, Shooting Midnight Cowboy: Art, Sex, Loneliness, Liberation, and the Making of a Dark Classic
Monday, August 9
Megan Abbott , Conversation on The Red Shoes: Art, Ballet, and Madness