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PROJECTIONS OF AMERICA

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Sunday, March 31

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Introduced by Director Peter Miller

(2014, Peter Miller) Documentary on Riskin’s wartime career as head of the Overseas Motion Picture Bureau of the Office of War Information, overseeing now-forgotten propaganda films designed to show democratic America to audiences around the world. Followed by a selection of OWI shorts: Autobiography of a Jeep; Ingrid Bergman is the Oscar-nominated Swedes in America; The Window Cleaner; and Josef von Sternberg’s The Town (1945). Digital, 16mm. Approx. 79 min.