Anjelica Huston@ the Aero theater on saturday 2/19/11
The American Cinematheque’s Aero Theatre will screen the Oscar-nominated drama “The Fighter” Friday evening. On hand will be the film’s Academy Award-nominated director David O. Russell and star Amy Adams. Oscar winner Anjelica Huston visits the Aero Saturday evening to discuss her career and her illustrious family. The theater will screen two films she made with her father John Huston: 1985’s “Prizzi’s Honor,” for which she won the supporting actress Oscar, and 1987’s “The Dead,” her father’s cinematic swan song.Sunday,the Aero celebrates the legacy of the influential Italian director Sergio Leone, best known for his spaghetti westerns. The festival kicks off with his 1966 epic “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.” Clint Eastwood, Eli Wallach and Lee Van Cleef star. The Independent Film & Television Alliance continues to celebrate its 30th birthday by screening the 30 most significant indie films from the last three decades; Wednesday, Quentin Tarantino’s influential 1992 gangster flick, “Reservoir Dogs,” will play the Aero.
great chance to visit with Anjelica Huston