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Film Screening: A MASTER BUILDER

  • Presented By: NYS Writers Institute Location: University at Albany Downtown Campus 135 Western Avenue, Page Hall, Albany, NY 12203 Albany, NY 12203
  • Dates: April 13, 2018
  • Time: 7:00 PM to 9:10 PM
  • Price: Free
  • Overview

    This film was adapted from Henrik Ibsen’s play for a contemporary setting by Wallace Shawn, who plays the architect Halvard Solness, an egomaniac who enjoys manipulating and bullying everyone around him, especially his wife and mistresses. NOTE: Shown in association with the forthcoming visit of major American set designer, Eugene Lee, who created the film’s production design (April 30th). Directed by Jonathan Demme (United States, 2013, 130 minutes, color); Starring Wallace Shawn, Julie Hagerty