Tag: John Fricke

event musings: judy: a legendary film career

92YTribeca: Judy: A Legendary Film Career John Fricke presents clips and history Thursday, March 1, 2012 at 12 noon 92YTribeca, 2000 Hudson Street (at Canal) event site  “People always expect me to be funny. I was never funny; the writers were funny! Do you know who was really funny? Judy Garland. Judy Garland was naturally

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event musings: Elliot Tiber, Palm Trees, Passions, Garland, and Home

When: Thursday, August 11, about 8pm Where: The Paley Center for Media, 25 West 52nd Street What: Elliot Tiber meets fellow Judy Garland fans On August 11 at a screening of television appearances ranging from Jack Paar show visits from 1964 and 1967 to a 1968 visit to the Philadelphia-based Mike Douglas show to show #20

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film features: girls out west

Girl Crazy, The Harvey Girls Film Events at the Walter Reade Theatre Judy Garland: All Singin’, All Dancin’, All Judy! August 1 & August 2, 2011 [festival runs July 26-August 9, 2011] 165 West 65th Street event web site Garland spends some time in the mythic American West in her early 20s in two distinct vehicles.

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film features: andy hardy finds love and debutantes

Love Finds Andy Hardy, Andy Hardy Meets Debutante Film Events at the Walter Reade Theatre Judy Garland: All Singin’, All Dancin’, All Judy! July 31 & August 2, 2011 [festival runs July 26-August 9, 2011] 165 West 65th Street event web site:  http://tinyurl.com/3f4yz2q The Andy Hardy movies are soft soap, soft sell, Middle America comfort

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film features: pigskin and singing

Pigskin Parade, Everybody Sing Film Events at the Walter Reade Theatre Judy Garland: All Singin’, All Dancin’, All Judy! July 30 & 31, 2011 [festival runs July 26-August 9, 2011] 165 West 65th Street event web site:  http://tinyurl.com/3f4yz2q Biographies of Garland and John Fricke’s informative and enthused introductions of Pigskin Parade (1936) and Everybody Sing (1938) remind us

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film features: short films and rarities

Short Films and Rarities Presented by John Fricke Film Events at the Walter Reade Theatre Judy Garland: All Singin’, All Dancin’, All Judy! July 29, 2011 [festival runs July 26-August 9, 2011] 165 West 65th Street event web site:  http://tinyurl.com/3f4yz2q As the first of two one-off events this Friday evening, John Fricke presents a series

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film feature: stay all night [preview]

Stay All Night [preview and discussion] Film Events at the Walter Reade Theatre Judy Garland: All Singin’, All Dancin’, All Judy! July 29, 2011 [festival runs July 26-August 9, 2011] 165 West 65th Street event web site:  http://tinyurl.com/3f4yz2q project web site: http://stayallnightthemovie.com/ Carnegie Hall, Sunday April 23, 1961.  Many call it the greatest event in show

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film feature: the clock

The Clock Film Events at the Walter Reade Theatre Judy Garland: All Singin’, All Dancin’, All Judy! July 26, 2011 [festival runs July 26-August 9, 2011] 165 West 65th Street event web site:  http://tinyurl.com/3f4yz2q [The Garland Immersion Effect this week has been profound.  Films each day and television screenings most middays and scarcely time to

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screening snapshots: garland at the paley part 2

Screenings from the Paley Center for Media Collection Judy Garland: The Television Years July 24, 2011 [festival runs July 20-August 18, 2011] 25 West 52nd Street event web site:  http://www.paleycenter.org/judy-garland-the-television-years [Note: Alas, I will not be able to report in sequence on each and every event in the Garland festivals at the Paley Center and

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screening snapshots: garland at the paley part 1

Screenings from the Paley Center for Media Collection Judy Garland: The Television Years July 20, 21, 22, 2011 [festival runs July 20-August 18, 2011] 25 West 52nd Street event web site:  http://www.paleycenter.org/judy-garland-the-television-years I spend some time at the Paley Center during my first visits as a new member (inspired by this Garland television retrospective), simply

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