Film Noir: Hollywood's Darkest Timeline

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Virtual Branch
Zoom Webinar/Meeting [LP]

Event Details

Uncover the gritty plots, seedy characters, and dangerous cities—counting Chicago!—that make up American film noir. Featuring major studio releases like The Maltese Falcon (1941) and Double Indemnity (1944) as well as B-movie fare like Detour (1945), this program gives participants a solid overview of film noir: its French origins, cultural influences, genre problems, character types, and aesthetics.  This program will be presented LIVE on Zoom by movie historian Kelli Marshall.

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Event Type(s): Educational/How To, Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults, Seniors, Teens
Presenter: Kelli Marshall
Deborah Lullo
(815) 552-4260