More Than the Score: Virginia on the Silver Screen
- September 08, 2012 - September 08, 2012
- Venue Details: Alumni Hall
- Address: 211 Emmet Street South, Charlottesville, VA 22903
- Times: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
- Admission: Free
- Contact: Dana Mays
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Speakers: Jody Kielbasa, Director, Virginia Film Festival Rita McClenny, Interim President and CEO, Virginia Tourism Corporation Get a preview of the upcoming 25th Anniversary and learn about the history of the festival and its legacy of hosting film legends such as: Jimmy Stewart, Gregory Peck, Sir Anthony Hopkins, Nicolas Cage, Sandra Bullock, Robert Duvall, Sissy Spacek, Matthew Broderick and Oliver Stone. Kielbasa will also explain the role of the festival at the University. Rita McClenny will provide insight about film and television productions in the state of Virginia, including the latest addition of Steven Spielberg's Lincoln movie and the upcoming Tom Hanks movie. Get the inside scoop on some of Hollywood's famous stars and why the Virginia Film Festival and Virginia has become a cultural landmark for stars to visit.