Posts Tagged ‘AFI’

Q&A with Film Noir Foundation’s Eddie Muller

Film Noir Foundation founder/president Eddie Muller is always on the case. Just a week before the second annual Noir City DC film festival was set to begin, Washington City Paper tracked him down in France at the Grand Lyon Film Festival where he was presenting on the art of noir. Muller found a few minutes [...]

The Barry Richards TV Collection, Vol. 1 at the AFI

The promoters of the forthcoming DVD “The Barry Richards TV Collection Volume I”  have rented out an AFI theater for a premiere showing of that production tonight at 9:30 p.m.  
Richards was a DJ in Washington from 1963 to 1975, and he hosted several local TV shows.  According to the supplied bio, Richards, the "boss with the [...]

Music Doc: Beyond Ipanema @ AFI Wed, Thurs

As part of their Latin American Film Festival, AFI Theatre in Silver Spring is screening the documentary Beyond Ipanema: Brazilian Waves in Global Music. The film takes a look at the continuing international fascination with music from Brazil.
"For decades Brazilian music has captivated audiences worldwide. What makes Brazilian music such a powerful force? Why does [...]