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Love, Gilda Part of the First Thursdays series
LOVE, GILDA opens a unique window into the honest and whimsical world of beloved performer Gilda Radner, whose greatest role was sharing her story. Working with the Radner estate, D’Apolito unearthed a collection of diaries and personal audio and videotapes documenting her childhood, her comedy career, her relationships and ultimately, her struggles with cancer. These never-before-seen-or-heard footage and journal entries form the narrative spine of the documentary, allowing Gilda to tell her own story – through laughter and sometimes tears.
Directed by Lisa DaPolito
With appearances by Chevy Chase, Melissa McCarthy, Amy Poehler and Bill Hader
FIRST THURSDAYS SERIES:
On the first Thursday of every month at 11 and 7, Gorton screens the latest in independent cinema here in the John & Nancy Hughes Theater. From award-winning documentaries, to riveting dramas to artistically excellent cinematic short films, Gorton’s First Thursday series offers the very best of cinema every single month. This series also includes a screening of the Sundance Shorts Tour each December.
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