An Evening with Lillian Ross
Friday, February 23, 2007, 8:30 p.m.
Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1
Includes the following film:
The Red Badge of Courage
1951. USA. Directed by John Huston. Screenplay by Albert Band, based on the novel by Stephen Crane. With Audie Murphy, Royal Dano. Huston fought with studio chief Louis B. Mayer to present Crane's Civil War classic as a commentary on the nature of courage. The film features thrilling battle sequences shot in stark black and white. Courtesy Warner Bros. 69 min.
Lillian Ross will read selections from Picture before the screening. A conversation with Ross and Susan Morrison, Articles Editor at The New Yorker, follows the film.
In the Film exhibition Pictures in Print: Lillian Ross & the Movies
Sign up for now to receive MoMA's biweekly Film E-News