Dorothy Arzner Night
Join us for a evening of classic films by lesbian filmmaker, Dorothy Arzner, complete with a short lecture by historian Judith Mayne and a brief cocktail reception.
5 PM: Christopher Strong
6:30 – 7:30 PM: Lecture on Dorothy Arzner by Judith Mayne of The Ohio State University
7:30 PM: Dance, Girl, Dance
In This Program
Dorothy Arzner / United States / 1933 / Feature Film / 78 minsA famous female flier and a member of Parliament drift into a potentially disastrous affair in this film featuring Katharine Hepburn in her first starring role.
Dorothy Arzner / United States / 1940 / Feature Film / 90 minsA burlesque queen (Lucille Ball in her first starring role) competes with an aspiring ballerina for a divorced playboy.