Friday, February 4, 2011

Film Composer George Delerue Tribute

Please Join Us for a Screening of this New Documentary on French New Wave Composer Georges Delerun, followed by a Panel on Film Score Composing - Free Admission!

In the Tracks of
George Delerue

Saturday, February 5 - 2:00 PM
In collaboration with the Society of Composers and Lyricists.
IN THE TRACKS OF GEORGES DELERUE (BANDES ORIGINALES: GEORGES DELERUE), 2010, 73 min. Dir. Pascale Cuenot. This documentary traces the fascinating career of one of the world’s most inspiring film music composers, Oscar and Emmy award winner Georges Delerue, known for his lovely scores in, among many other titles, French New Wave classics JULES AND JIM, SHOOT THE PIANO PLAYER and CONTEMPT for directors Francois Truffaut and Jean-Luc Godard.

Introduction by Pascale Cuenot and by Georges Delerue's long life partner and wife, Colette Delerue. Discussion with Dan Carlin, Frederic Talgorn, Gayle Levant and Richard Kraft.

Refreshments of coffee, wine, and cheese following the film.

This is a free event – first come, first served.
Sponsored by Variety, ASCAP, French Film & TV Office, TV5 Monde
Saturday, February 5 - 2:00 PM

The Cinematheque will present several more free panels during Oscar Season with the nominated editors, art directors, set decorators and more. See our website for details.

Don't forget to get your tickets to see the Beatles in Concert. This event is also going to sell out.

Friday, February 11 – 7:30 PM- Egyptian Theatre

THE BEATLES’ COMPLETE FIRST AMERICAN CONCERT, 1964, 90 min. The phenomenon known as "Beatlemania" arrived on American shores from Great Britain when The Beatles landed at New York’s Kennedy airport for their first appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show, February 9, 1964. On February 11, the group performed their first U.S. concert at the Coliseum in Washington, D.C. This is the original broadcast, unseen in its entirety since March 1964, will be shown in stunning, first-generation picture quality. Includes performances by Leslie Gore and the Beach Boys. [Digital] Host Domenic Priore (author of Riot on Sunset Strip: Rock 'n' Roll's Last Stand in Hollywood) will be joined by rock 'n' roll visual archivist Ron Furmanek and Alan Boyd, director of the documentary ENDLESS HARMONY: THE BEACH BOYS STORY, in bringing this unique program back to the big screen again after 47 years. Additional guests TBA. Buy Tickets


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