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Favorite Movies and Their Stars: The Good, the Bad, the Gorgeous, and the Funny

Star Voices, Then Movie Stars: Barbra Streisand and Julie Andrews

Afternoon Course

Thursday, March 17, 2022 - 12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. ET
Code: 1K0218
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Barbra Streisand

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Our favorite moments in movies never leave us. Maybe it was a song from a hilltop, the tears of a lost sweetheart, or that walk into the casino. In a 4-session film discussion series featuring film clips, Emmy-winning documentary filmmaker and writer Sara Lukinson revisits more of our favorite movies and characters, the people who dreamed them up, and the lasting memories they made in our lives and our myths.

Lukinson, a multiple Emmy Award winner, created more than 200 short biographical films for the Kennedy Center Honors. She teaches at NYU and the 92nd Street Y.

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Star Voices, Then Movie Stars: Barbra Streisand and Julie Andrews

First their voices stunned us. Then these two very unalike young women, Streisand from Brooklyn, Andrews from London’s music halls, went from singing stars to the stage before the movies snapped them up. Their movies are iconic, their signature songs are immortal. Clips include The Way We Were, Funny Girl, Yentl, The Sound of Music, and Victor/Victoria.

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