Dick Johnson is Dead Q&A
Thursday, October 29 at 7:00 pm: Q&A with filmmaker Kirsten Johnson, moderated by JBFC Senior Film Programmer Andrew Jupin
About Dick Johnson is Dead:
As her father nears the end of his life, Kirsten Johnson stages his death in inventive and comical ways to help them both face the inevitable.
Dick Johnson is Dead is currently available to stream on Netflix. Watch the film at your convenience, and then join us for a conversation with Kirsten Johnson on October 29!
Tune in Thursday, Oct. 29 at 7:00 pm EST via our YouTube Channel to join the conversation in real time!
Kirsten Johnson is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and cinematographer. She is known for her camera work on several feature-length documentaries such as Citizenfour and The Oath. In 2016, she released Cameraperson, a film which chronicles her decades of work all over the world as a documentary cinematographer. Her latest film Dick Johnson is Dead premiered at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival, where it won the Special Jury Award for Innovation in Non-fiction Storytelling. It is currently streaming on Netflix.