Screening of "Bird"

Date/Time

July 20, 2017
03:00 PM until 06:00 PM

Description

BIRD (1998) Directed by Clint Eastwood; Written by Joel Oliansky

A heartfelt study of pioneering bop saxophonist Charlie Parker (Forest Whitaker). Moving forward and backward through Parker's brief life before his death of a heroin overdose at age 34, the film foregrounds the saxophonist's difficult relationship with his wife, Chan Parker (Diane Venora), but also features lengthy scenes of Parker improvising on stage. 

Screening at WP Atrium Auditorium

Cost

$25

Location

View map William Paterson University Atrium Auditorium
300 Pompton Road
Wayne, NJ

Additional Information

Sponsor

The School of Continuing and Professional Education

Phone

973-720-2354

Contact name

Phillip Sprayberry

Contact email

sprayberryp@wpunj.edu

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