TCM Classic Film Festival 2013

Friday offered over 25 films to pick and choose from, as well as a discussion at Club TCM with film historian Kevin Brownlow and a taping of a special with Eva Marie Saint.

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Robert Osborne and Eva Marie Saint

The films shown on Friday included

  • The Swimmer, hosted by filmmaker Allison Anders, who then discussed the film with actress Marge Champion
  • Ben-Hur at the TCL Chinese Theatre
  • The Narrow Margin at the Egyptian with a discussion between Film Noir Foundation president Eddie Muller and the film’s star Jacqueline White.
  • A sold out screening of the rarely seen 1933 gem I Am Suzanne!
  • A special screening of My Fair Lady at the El Capitan
  • Bonnie and Clyde at the TCL Chinese Theatre with a discussion screenwriter Robert Benton
  • A  tribute to Albert Maysles followed by a screening of the documentary Gimme Shelter
  • Plan 9 From Outer Space at midnight with an introduction by comedian Dana Gould, who shared stories of his friendship with Vampira towards the end of her life, as well as some Ed Wood memorabilia.
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Dana Gould holds a picture of Ed Wood before the midnight show of Plan 9 From Outer Space.

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