Great news! THE LAST DALAI LAMA? in NYC for week long run at IFC Center! Buy Tickets at: http://www.ifccenter.com/films/the-last-dalai-lama/
If you want to post or share the flyer, you can download it here: https://drive.google.com/a/matsonfilms.com/file/d/0B9jv-a5_bV3Eemp4NUI5VHFkakk/view?usp=sharing
THE LAST DALAI LAMA? is having its Australian Premiere at The Brisbane International Film Festival This fall with screenings on August 19th and 27th!
Check it out and Purchase Tickets on the BIFF 2017 site at: http://biff.net.au/the-last-dalai-lama/
Good news! THE LAST DALAI LAMA? is now going to run for a second week in Northern California!
Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center -1118 Fourth Street, San Rafael, CA Buy Tickets
The Roxie – 3117 16th St., San Francisco, CA Buy Tickets
Rialto Cinemas Sebastopol – 6868 McKinley St., Sebastopol, CA Buy Tickets
Rialto Cinemas Elmwood – 2966 College Ave., Berkeley, CA Buy Tickets
In the late 70’s, along with Kit Laybourne, I made a PBS series about the Media called MEDIA PROBES. Each of the 8 parts dealt with a different medium: Photography, Language, TV News, Political Advertising, Sound, Design, Soap Operas, and the Future.
For the Future show I decided to look at what would happen when personal computers liked up with cable to make interactivity possible. I didn’t know it at the time, but I had predicted the internet. Now, I wish I had invested in it, rather than in a PBS TV show about it. Continue reading
When I first began the research for a PBS series on the media, I had the opportunity to hear Marshal McCluen give a talk at NYU. It was the late 70’s and “The Medium is the Message” had burst onto the scene and for many of us, radically changed the way we looked at the media.
The President of NYU gave an introduction, filled with hyperbole. McCluen got up, walked humbly to the podium, Continue reading