The Kid Stays in the Picture

Sunday, September 18, 2022

DCP Projection

THE KID STAYS IN THE PICTURE – Nanette Burstein, Brett Morgen, 2002, 93 min

The title comes from a line attributed to studio head Darryl F. Zanuck, who was defending Evans after some of the actors involved in the film The Sun Also Rises (1957) had recommended he be removed from the cast.

Screening with Documentary Now season 51 episode 6: “Mr. Runner Up” Part 1 & 2 – 47 min

A fun and candid docu-memoir of Hollywood Legend Jerry Wallach, and his forty-year quest to win an Oscar.

Screening as part of the series Documentary Now…And Forever!

Please note: the 35mm print we originally expected to screen is not available. Instead, the film will screen on DCP. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • Running Time 140 minutes
  • Format DCP
  • Accessibility Assistive Listening, T-Coil

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