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Kenneth Lonergan

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Guest Picks: Kenneth Lonergan

Thursday, March 22, 2012

Writer-director Kenneth Lonergan was on the Lopate Show recently (along with actress J. Smith-Cameron) to discuss their new film, "Margaret." He also told us that his reading list spans Christopher Hitchens' and Manning Marable.

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Kenneth Lonergan and J. Smith-Cameron the Film “Margaret”

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Writer-director Kenneth Lonergan talks about his latest movie, “Margaret,” along with J. Smith-Cameron, who stars in the film. The story of self-involved teenager Lisa’s emotional turmoil after witnessing (and perhaps being in some way responsible for) the death of a pedestrian hit by a bus, “Margaret” was shot in 2005 and then spent years in the editing room. The film also stars Anna Paquin, Matt Damon, Matthew Broderick, Mark Ruffalo, and Jeannie Berlin. It opens at the Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center on March 23.

J Smith-Cameron is currently appearing in "The Maids" at the Theater at St. Clement’s through April 1.

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Playwriting vs. Screenwriting

Thursday, March 05, 2009

Writing for stage and film presents some unique challenges. Two men who’ve done both, David Rabe and Kenneth Lonergan, join us to talk about their experience writing for the different mediums and adapting their work from one format to another. Lonergan’s screen writing credits include: "You Can Count on Me" and ...

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