Driven to Darkness: Jewish Émigré Directors
and the Rise of Film Noir
Monday, October 6, 1:00 p.m.
- Advance registration required
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Limited to two spaces per Membership; one for Individual Members
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Members, enjoy a unique opportunity to attend one of the Skirball’s docent training classes and gain special insight into the upcoming exhibition Light & Noir: Exiles & Émigrés in Hollywood, 1933–1950.
Guest lecturer Vincent Brook—media studies professor and author of Driven to Darkness: Jewish Émigré Directors and the Rise of Film Noir—gives an illustrated talk on the role played by Jewish émigré directors in Hollywood’s development of film noir.
Light & Noir: Exiles and Émigrés in Hollywood, 1933–1950
October 23, 2014–March 1, 2015