This engaging talk looks at the Billy Wilder film, Sunset Boulevard, a tale of imprisonment, murder and fame. Dr Rona Cran looks at the women at the heart of this movie and explores the transition from silent cinema to the talkies.
Dr Cran is a lecturer in 20th-century American Literature at the University of Birmingham.
This talk will take place in the PwC Suite — come to the Reception on Thorp Street and we'll be happy to direct you! It costs £5 to attend, and you can book via the link in the Ticket Information section above.
This talk is particularly relevant if you're going to see Sunset Boulevard.