Media Arts Program

Monday, June 12, 2006

Co-sponsored/co-presented by:
riverrun, the University at Buffalo's Humanities Institute, Bloomsday Buffalo/ICTC, Assembly member Sam Hoyt

CINEGAEL BUFFALO 2006: A Pre-Bloomsday Festival of Films & Conversation Celebrating Irish Letters

Presented at:

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5:00 pm: Waiting for Beckett
(90 min., 1991)
Directed by John Reilly. Featuring Samuel Beckett, Billy Whitelaw, Patrick Magee, Jack McGowan, Steve Martin, Zero Mostel, & others. Winner Hugo Award, Chicago Film Festival. Discussion with John Reilly, Vincent O'Neill, & Damien Keane.

7:15 pm: Reception provided by Humanities Institute of SUNY at Buffalo.

8:00 pm: Godot in San Quentin (30 min.)
Documentary about the production of Waiting for Godot in San Quentin prison. Discussion with John Reilly & Bruce Jackson.

9:15 pm: Peephole Art (30 min.)
Three late Samuel Beckett plays produced for television. Narrated by Chris O'Neill.

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