FILM FORUM CORONADO: "Portrait of Jennie"

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Coronado Public Library, in partnership with the Coronado Island Film Festival, presents FILM FORUM CORONADO, taking place the first and third Wednesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the library's Winn Room. Film expert Ralph DeLauro provides a brief introduction to each film and leads a discussion afterwards, often including pointers about how lighting or camera angles contribute to a scene’s mood or propel the story.

June 5: Portrait of Jennie (1948, Approved, 86 min)

One of Spanish surrealist filmmaker Luis Bunuel’s top 10 films of all-time!  A struggling painter (Joseph Cotten) meets an ethereal young woman (Jennifer Jones) who becomes his muse. Has he fallen in love with a  ghost? Featuring Ethel Barrymore and Lillian Gish.