Tag Archive for JFK cinema

Natalie Portman is Jacqueline Kennedy in first ‘Jackie’ Image

Natatlie Portman as Jackie Kennedy

We’ve seen films tackle the story of John F. Kennedy from nearly every angle —

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Voices from the JFK filmography 

Because of my fascination over the years with the killing, I’ve been able to directly interview some of the performers and directors of the various John F. Kennedy assassination films….. here is a pastiche of the interviewees and their viewpoints.

Source: Death of a President: Voices from the JFK Filmography – Film Autonomy by Patrick McDonald.

Gunfire expected in Dealey Plaza

The area around the assassination site will be closed to traffic between 9:30 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Source: JFK movie will again disrupt Dealey Plaza on Monday.

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JFK at the movies: ”Umbrella Man,’ a story of obsession

In “The Umbrella Man,” a film co-written by Rome (NY) natives Michael and Joe Grasso, Peter Brennan spirals into grief after the death of his young son while clinging to the conspiracy theories surrounding the mystery of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination.

Source: Local ties reign in ‘Umbrella Man,’ showing to be held at MWPAI – News – Uticaod – Utica, NY

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‘The Parkland Doctors’ get greenlighted by the crowd

Bill Garnet and the producers of the documentary film, “The Parkland Doctors” send word via the crowd-sourcing site Indiegogo that they have achieved 103 percent of their $50,000 funding goal.

In other words, this important film about the seven doctors who tried to save JFK’s life will get made. I’m looking forward to it.

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