Seminar: It Happened One Night

Event Date
Thursday, February 23rd
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Join DigBoston film critic Jake Mulligan for a look at one of the most influential romantic comedies of all time.

Frank Capra's beloved screwball comedy was the first film to sweep the Oscars, taking home the prize for Best Picture, Director, Actor (Clark Gable), Actress (Claudette Colbert), and Screenplay. Join DigBoston film critic Jake Mulligan for an introduction to the fizzy world they inhabit and the wildly popular screwball comedy genre of the 1930s. 

ABOUT THE SPEAKER

Jake Mulligan is the film section editor and critic at DigBoston, is a member of the Boston Society of Film Critics, and has taught classes and seminars at the Coolidge before, including “Defining Screwball Comedy” in 2019 and “Roger Corman, Producer” in 2020. His film criticism has also been published in The Boston Globe, The Boston Phoenix, and Filmmaker Magazine. 

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