Fellow Film Club Members & Movie Buffs: The TFC theme for August is “Western Movements/Western Moments Well, Summer is half gone already. We all enjoyed the terrific party at Jim Robbins’ home; with a fine turnout, deep fellowship, & terrific food. It is now time to kick things back into gear & begin our screenings again. Director … Continue reading CITIZEN KANE @ CSL



Producers’ Film Picks for August 2014 The theme this month is: “Western Movements/Western Moments”. DVD CITIZEN KANE (1941) Directed by Orson Welles @ 119 minutes. Written by Orson Welles, John Houseman, & Herman J. Mankiewicz. The film stars Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Agnes Moorehead, Ruth Warrick, Everett Sloane, Paul Stewart, with cameos by Nat “King” Cole, & Alan … Continue reading PRODUCERS’ FILM PICKS FOR AUGUST 2014

Creation, Destruction, and the Entrails of a Goat

The theme for our May discussion films was The Universe in Three Acts, and each of our three films illustrate different approaches to trying to understand some of the fundamental truths about the universe in which we live. In this essay I discuss an approach employed in the film, Le Quattro Volte (2010). In earlier … Continue reading Creation, Destruction, and the Entrails of a Goat

July is Party Month

The Tacoma Film Club goes dark in July -- no film screenings or discussions. However, we do have an annual Summer Party. The party is for members and guests only, but we do accept membership signups at the door. For more information, send an email to