September 8: Animator at Work - R.O. Blechman on the Making of The Soldier’s Tale and Candide

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Saturday, September 8, 2018

Space is limited! 

Great animation captures our imaginations and transports us to places beyond our wildest dreams. In the case of R.O. Blechman’s work particularly, animation conveys powerful narratives of human endurance and survival. On Saturday, September 8th, join the famed artist for a behind-the-scenes discussion on the making of his classic specials, Candide and the Emmy-winning The Soldier’s Tale (featuring the music of Igor Stravinsky and starring Max von Sydow as the Devil). Excerpts from both films will be screened during the talk. Enjoy a glimpse of animation history’s amazing rarities, and discover what it took to make them in an age before omnipresent CGI.

Lecture: 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Dinner: 7:30pm - 9:00pm (additional $25, add above)

 Please call our store at 518.325.6105 or email with questions.

We look forward to seeing you.