An Evening with Hollywood Producer Irwin Winkler

Join us for an evening with Irwin Winkler, the legendary Hollywood producer behind Rocky, Raging Bull, and Goodfellas, to name a few. We’ll be screening Guilty by Suspicion (1991), written and directed by Winkler himself, and starring Robert DeNiro and Annette Bening. JBFC Board President Janet Maslin reviewed the “gripping drama” for the New York Times, where she applauded its “wrenchingly effective” portrayal of the Hollywood blacklist era. Afterwards, they’ll discuss the film and Winkler’s new autobiography, A Life in Movies: Stories from 50 Years in HollywoodThis charming and insightful memoir delves into Winkler’s extraordinary career, from working on his first film (starring Elvis), to producing a string of some of the most provocative and influential films in American cinema.

Presented in 35mm

Book sale and signing to follow! Books courtesy of The Village Bookstore.

Part of Anniversary Screenings for JBFC Members! Members, use your promo code for a free ticket/s!

Tickets: $10 (members), $15 (nonmembers)


Q&A and book-signing with Irwin Winkler & JBFC Board President Janet Maslin

Tuesday, Jun. 4 2019, 7:00

Irwin Winkler is an Academy Award-winning producer and director whose career has spanned over 50 years. His films have garnered 12 Academy Awards and 52 Oscar nominations, including the timeless classics Rocky, Raging Bull, They Shoot Horses, Don’t They?, Goodfellas, The Right Stuff, ‘Round Midnight, Guilty by Suspicion, The Wolf of Wall Street, De-Lovely, Creed, and Martin Scorsese’s upcoming mafia saga The Irishman. He is the recipient of numerous honors, including the PGA’s David O. Selznick Achievement Award, the Commandeur des Arts et Lettres, and a star on the Hollywood Boulevard Walk of Fame.

Tickets: $10 (members), $15 (nonmembers)

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