MMU Online Archive - A HARD DAY'S NIGHT

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Showings

Concession Stand Wed, Sep 30 12:00 PM
Film Info
Event Type:Streaming

Description

Author and film critic Shawn Levy hosts this seminar on the breezy 1964 Beatles film A HARD DAY’S NIGHT! The film follows the Fab Four on a high-velocity romp through London on the day of a concert as the clock ticks down to showtime.

In this MMU Online seminar, Shawn explores the cultural and historical context of the film, digs into what it tells us about the Beatles themselves, and examines how director Richard Lester’s stylistic innovations would influence music videos and filmmaking for years to come.

The lecture is meant to be watched before watching the film. Then, find and watch the film on your own, and finish up with the recording of the live Q&A (where spoilers will almost certainly be discussed!)

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY FOR MEMBERS. Simply log into your account and then come back to this page and click "Click to Stream".

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