Fellow Film Lovers:   Well Christmas is now behind us, and this week we have adieu to 2008. This very Friday, January 2, 2009, we will have our first Tacoma Film Club screening of the new year; THE TIN DRUM (1979). Director Volker Schlondorff, who has been a college professor teaching film and literature since … Continue reading THE TIN DRUM @ CSL


Film Picks for TFC January 2009

The Producer’s Committee Film Picks for January 2009   DVD & VHS   THE TIN DRUM, aka DIE BLECHTROMMEL (1979)  Directed by Volker Schlondorff @ 142 minutes. The film stars David Bennett, Charles Aznavour, Mario Adorf,  and Angela Winkler. This is a sweeping mesmerizing adaptation of the Gunter Grass novel. Synopsis: Three-year old Oskar, a child … Continue reading Film Picks for TFC January 2009