Multi-media presentation: The Media in the Movies & TV presented by film historian Max Alvarez
Makor Center for Spiritual Judaism
Inquiries / Information
109 East 39th Street
New York, NY 10016
Date / Time
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
DescriptionHollywood investigates journalism from Robert Redford and Dustin Hoffman chipping away at the Watergate crisis in All the President’s Men to Michael Keaton and staff exposing shocking Boston scandals in Spotlight, filmmakers have long been drawn to subjects both supportive and critical of the mainstream news media.
Join cinema historian Max Alvarez, a former newspaper film critic with local and network TV experience, for this compelling multi-media presentation on the cinema’s love/hate relationship with print and television journalism. Among the works under discussion will be The Insider, The China Syndrome, and HBO’s The Newsroom.
Who Should AttendOpen to the public
Doors open at 6pm
Procedures/Directions$15 Suggested Donation / MHNA members get a 10% discount
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