Photographers in Film: Rear Window

November 12, 2016 @ 2:00 pm
Photographers in Film: Rear Window

Photographers in Film Series: Directors have long featured photographers as interesting protagonists in fictional films. This series of five movies—in which one of the characters is a photographer—complements the exhibition The Thrill of the Chase: The Wagstaff Collection of Photographs at the J. Paul Getty Museum.

Rear Window
A wheelchair-bound photographer spies on his neighbors and becomes convinced that one of them has committed murder.

1954. USA. 112 min. Not rated. Starring James Stewart and Grace Kelly. Directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

Pre-Film Talk: Andrew Miller, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Communication and Media Studies at Sacred Heart University, discusses the fictional depiction of photographers in cinema.

Film Tickets:
$9 Regular Admission
$8 Seniors (62+) and Students with ID
$7 Members
Free for Insider Access Members (and above)
Tickets are available for purchase at the door.