7/25 Writer Q&A
Cast Away
Directed by Robert Zemeckis
Starring Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Paul Sanchez

Rated R | Runtime 2 hour & 23 minutes

Filmmaker Scott Garen will be hosting a post-screening guided discussion/Q&A with Cast Away Writer William Broyles Jr. 

A film that broke all the rules to follow the incredible adventure and survival of a FedEx executive, stranded in the Pacific Ocean and masterfully played by Tom Hanks who goes through a physical and emotional transformation. Writer William Broyles Jr. will regale us with remarkable stories that surrounded the film’s creation and the unique challenges he faced, writing a character who is marooned, alone on an island, and whose only “companion” is a volleyball.

About CineMania at Violet Crown -  Continuing on the Last Thursday of each Month!* 
CineMania is a Violet Crown Santa Fe exclusive journey into the heart of the cinematic art form through a monthly series of uniquely imaginative films, presented and curated by filmmaker Scott Garen.  The series includes recurring appearances by some of the celebrated writers, directors, actors and cinematographers of the films in lively and entertaining Q & A discussions in Violet Crown’s event space.

*Unless otherwise noted


Thu Jul 25
6:00p



7/25 Writer Q&A
Cast Away
Directed by Robert Zemeckis
Starring Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Paul Sanchez

Rated R | Runtime 2 hour & 23 minutes

Filmmaker Scott Garen will be hosting a post-screening guided discussion/Q&A with Cast Away Writer William Broyles Jr. 

A film that broke all the rules to follow the incredible adventure and survival of a FedEx executive, stranded in the Pacific Ocean and masterfully played by Tom Hanks who goes through a physical and emotional transformation. Writer William Broyles Jr. will regale us with remarkable stories that surrounded the film’s creation and the unique challenges he faced, writing a character who is marooned, alone on an island, and whose only “companion” is a volleyball.

About CineMania at Violet Crown -  Continuing on the Last Thursday of each Month!* 
CineMania is a Violet Crown Santa Fe exclusive journey into the heart of the cinematic art form through a monthly series of uniquely imaginative films, presented and curated by filmmaker Scott Garen.  The series includes recurring appearances by some of the celebrated writers, directors, actors and cinematographers of the films in lively and entertaining Q & A discussions in Violet Crown’s event space.

*Unless otherwise noted


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