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- Wendall Thomas Talks Scripts: SPOTLIGHT: MOONLIGHT - from Indie to Oscar

Wendall Thomas Talks Scripts: SPOTLIGHT: MOONLIGHT - from Indie to Oscar

Wendall Thomas Talks Scripts: SPOTLIGHT: MOONLIGHT - from Indie to Oscar

420 mins
Tue
8
Tue 8 Aug 9:30 AM
Village Roadshow Theatrette

General Admission

In a year of extraordinary, award-winning independent features, Moonlight – a coming-of-age film featuring an African-American cast, gay themes, an unconventional screenplay structure, and a mere $1.5m budget won the Best Picture and Best Adapted Screenplay Oscars and the Independent Spirit Award for Best Picture.

This seminar includes a scene-by-scene breakdown of the film, a discussion of its business model, and an examination of the elements it shares with two of its fellow nominees, the Australian films Lion and Tanna.

Please note: this seminar is not available on a MIFF pass

Village Roadshow Theatrette

State Library of Victoria, 328 Swanston Street (Entry via La Trobe Street)
Melbourne, VIC, 3000
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