September 24, 2019
The Art of Films on Art: Producer Erin Wright and Director Lisanne Skyler
Time: From: 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Admission: $10 admission, FREE for MOCA Members, UA Film & Television students and guests Reception to follow in MOCA's Great Hall
Commissioning Editor and Producer of LACMA Productions at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Erin Wright and writer/director and UA Film & Television professor Lisanne Skyler (HBO's Brillo Box (3¢ Off )) take you behind the scenes on the making of their acclaimed short film A Few Things About Robert Irwin, originally produced for the 2016 LACMA Art + Film Gala. Skyler and Wright demonstrate the diverse and creative techniques used to tell the story of the pioneering Light and Space artist, and sharing innovative approaches to making entertaining, enlightening and emotionally compelling films about art and artists, at the Museum of Contemporary Art Tucson.
Presented in collaboration with the University of Arizona School of Theatre, Film and Television lecture series Day for Night: Conversations on Film and Television.