Loretta YOUNG (1913-2000) NF * AFI Top Actress nominee. Notable Films: The Farmer's Daughter (1947); Platinum Blonde (1931); The Call of the Wild (1935); The Crusades (1935); Kentucky (1938); The Story of Alexander Graham Bell (1939); A Night to Remember (1943); Along Came Jones (1945); The Stranger (1946); The Bishop's Wife (1947); The Accused (1948); Come to the Stable (1949); Cause For Alarm! (1951)
January 19th 2012 was the 30th anniversary of the death of artist Francesca Woodman, who committed suicide at age 22. If you're lucky enough to live in sf or should you find yourself there soon, there is currently a large retrospective of her work at the sfmoma. It will also be traveling to nyc next.
Nazi Christmas. "Songs that mentioned Jesus, like Silent Night, were rewritten with new lyrics espousing the benefits of National Socialism by none other than chief Nazi ideologist Alfred Rosenberg and Heinrich Himmler, one of the masterminds of the Holocaust."
007 Reloaded Opening Gala & Fundraiser, Aug 23 07:15 pm @ Vancity Theatre. Join us in celebrating 50 years of James Bond at the exclusive opening night gala for our 007 Reloaded Retrospective and poster exhibition. Enjoy martinis (shaken, not stirred), food, our blockbuster memorabilia exhibition, a silent auction and plenty of surprises. Tickets $50 - includes screening of the very first Bond movie "Dr No" (first 170 tickets only). Proceeds to Vancouver International Film Festival…