MOVIE NIGHT: Life Itself
Sent to mailinglist subscribers on August 7, 2014
Join Fresno Filmworks this Friday night, Aug. 8, for the American independent documentary “Life Itself,” which explores the life of world-renowned film critic and social commentator Roger Ebert. Show times are 5:30 and 8:30 p.m. The film is Rated R.
From the critics:
• Scott Foundas of Variety says “a life spent at the movies gets the cinematic epitaph it richly deserves” from filmmaker Steve James.
• Steve Persall of the Tampa Bay Times says the movie is “a bounty for film buffs,” featuring remembrances from filmmakers Martin Scorsese, Werner Herzog, Ramin Bahrani, and more.
On our Film Forum blog:
• “Roger and Me: Or, why Roger Ebert knows more about why I love movies than I do,” by Filmworks board member Fae Giffen.
Advance tickets are on sale at the Tower Theatre box office by cash or check, or you can buy tickets online right now.