Thursday, March 4th • 7:00 pm
Tickets: $10 for Guests and No Charge for Alper JCC Members (Alper JCC Members please email firstname.lastname@example.org for the link)
Hudak on Hollywood: When Oscar Gets It Wrong
A lifelong film lover, Dan Hudak has worked extensively as a film critic in print, radio and television. He is the former chairman of the Florida Film Critics Circle and a member of the Southeastern Film Critics Association. He studied Film History and Criticism at Bard College and the University of Miami, where he received his M.A. in Film Studies.
When Oscar Gets It Wrong: Is Ordinary People better than Raging Bull? Is How Green Was My Valley better than Citizen Kane? According to the Oscars yes! This hour-long presentation examines the politics, voting patterns, and cultural influences that led the Academy to overlook movies we now consider classics.