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Made in New Mexico

Saturday Jun 29, 2013

Special Collections Library

423 Central Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM 87102
US

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Cost:

FREE

Ages:

ALL-AGES!

Santa Fe-based writer and film historian Jeff Berg presents the latest in his clip-filled film lecture series. This 100-minute screening will feature clips from approximately 20 different movies, including the first piece of film ever shot in New Mexico (an 1897 travelogue by Thomas Edison).

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Santa Fe-based writer and film historian Jeff Berg will be at the Albuquerque Special Collections Library (423 Central NE) on Saturday, June 29, to present the latest in his clip-filled film lecture series “Made in New Mexico.” This 100-minute screening will feature clips from approximately 20 different movies, including the first piece of film ever shot in New Mexico (an 1897 travelogue by Thomas Edison). Berg will provide narration for these historical Hollywood clips, offering tidbits and trivia about the films. Berg is an expert on this kind of thing, and audience questions are encouraged along the way. Among the actors you’ll glimpse acting their way through New Mexico: Errol Flynn, Kirk Douglas, James Cagney, Edward James Olmos and Mickey Rooney. This event is free and open to the public and starts at 10:30 a.m.

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    Stan Renfro