A deeply personal portrait of 20th Century American childhood, Steven Spielberg’s The Fabelmans is a coming-of-age story about a young man’s discovery of a shattering family secret and an exploration of the power of movies to help us see the truth about each other and ourselves. Featuring a star-studded cast including Michelle Williams, Paul Dano, Seth Rogen, and Judd Hirsch and written by Spielberg and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Tony Kushner.
Nominated for 7 Academy Awards including Best Picture and Best Director for Steven Spielberg
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11/17 7PM: Q&A with screenwriter Tony Kushner, moderated by JBFC Board President Janet Maslin
Thursday, Nov. 17 2022, 7:00
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Tony Kushner is an American author, playwright, and screenwriter. He received the Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the Tony Award for Best Play for his play Angels in America (1993), which was adapted into a miniseries. His other acclaimed plays include Slavs, Homebody/Kabul, and Caroline, or Change. In addition to his work for the stage, Kushner contributed screenplays for Steven Spielberg’s films The Fabelmans (2022), West Side Story (2020), Lincoln (2012), and Munich (2005; co-written with Eric Roth). Has been nominated for two Academy Awards and received the National Medal of Arts in 2013.