Whit Stillman’s Metrpolitan (Nov. 10th),The Last Days of Disco (Nov. 9th), & Damsels in Distress (Nov. 11th) all play at The Olympia Film Festival, in Washington State. Stillman will give a Q&A after each film.
Whit Stillman’s The Last Days of Disco will screen at the Olympia Film Festival on November 9th. Stillman will be there in person.
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9 – 35th Annual Olympia Film Festival
20TH ANNIVERSARY: THE LAST DAYS OF DISCO
Post-film Q&A w/ THE LAST DAYS OF DISCO writer and director Whit Stillman
Moderated by Diana Arens, MPA
7:00pm doors / 8:00pm film
In case you weren’t able to go to The Last Days of Disco screening in NYC, there is a video of the Q&A that you can watch:
Whit Stillman’s The Last Days of Disco plays at the Aero Theatre in 35mm on June 22nd. Stillman and cast members (undecided) will be there. The screening is highlighted in the LA Times The Moviegoer.
The Moviegoer, June 17-23 by KATHLEEN CRAUGHWELL for the Los Angeles Times (June 15h, 2018).
The Last Days of Disco Writer-director Whit Stillman will be on hand for the 20th-anniversary screening and discussion of the final installment in his loosely linked “doomed bourgeois in love” trilogy. Chloë Sevigny and Kate Beckinsale play recent college grads who work in publishing and dance their nights away in a Studio 54-like club while maintaining a frosty frenemy status as roommates. With Whitman regular, the ever-droll Chris Eigeman and Matt Keeslar as a preppy, buttoned-up assistant DA who passionately espouses the greatness of disco even as the genre threatens to become uncool. American Cinematheque,Aero Theatre, 1328 Montana Ave., Santa Monica, (310) 260-1528. June 22, 7:30 p.m. $8-$12.