The Presentations (3) – Margot Nash introduces WANDA (Barbara Loden, USA, 1970)

This is the third transcript of the introductions given at  CINEMA REBORN. The previous posts can be found if you click on these links.  Sylvie Le Clezio on MEMORIES OF UNDERDEVELOPMENT Jane Mills on YOL – THE FULL VERSION *********************************************************************************** I would like to acknowledge the Gadigal People of the Eora Nation upon whose ancestral … Continue reading “The Presentations (3) – Margot Nash introduces WANDA (Barbara Loden, USA, 1970)”

Margot Nash’s Cinema Reborn 2019 Favourite WANDA (Barbara Loden, 1970)

Film-maker Margot Nash has been a stalwart supporter of Cinema Reborn since we got going. It was Margot’s efforts that caused the first edition to radically expand its Australian selection when she offered us new digital copies of the Oz indie alternative classics IN THIS LIFE’S BODY (Corinne Cantrill) and YACKETTY YACK. (Dave Jones). For … Continue reading “Margot Nash’s Cinema Reborn 2019 Favourite WANDA (Barbara Loden, 1970)”

Wanda (Barbara Loden, USA, 1970)

BARBARA LODEN Loden (pictured above in 1975) was a dancer, TV comedienne and actress. She appeared in the films Wild River and Splendor in the Grass, both directed by her then husband Elia Kazan. The story goes that while on safari with Kazan in 1966, a mutual friend, Harry Schuster, offered Loden $100,000 to write … Continue reading “Wanda (Barbara Loden, USA, 1970)”

Cinema Reborn 2020 – First Announcement

  Ernst Lubitsch   Cinema Reborn 2020 The Organising Committee of Cinema Reborn announced today that the 2020 season will take place at the Randwick Ritz cinema from Thursday 30 April to Sunday 3 May. Cinema Reborn began in 2018 and is dedicated to presenting digital restorations of classic cinema from around the world. The … Continue reading “Cinema Reborn 2020 – First Announcement”

The Presentations (4) – Rod Bishop on IN A LONELY PLACE (Nicholas Ray, USA, 1950

Previous introductions can also be found if you click on these links on the Film Alert 101 blog. Margot Nash on WANDA Sylvie Le Clezio on MEMORIES OF UNDERDEVELOPMENT Jane Mills on YOL – THE FULL VERSION ******************************************************* I want to talk about my Dad…and In A Lonely Place. Thirty years ago, I was in … Continue reading “The Presentations (4) – Rod Bishop on IN A LONELY PLACE (Nicholas Ray, USA, 1950”