Dr. Christina Lane, Chair of the Department of Cinema and Interactive Media and Director for the Norton Herrick Center for Motion Pictures Studies, is introducing a screening of Frank Sinatra’s A Hole in the Head and holding a Q&A for HistoryMiami on February 18 at 5:30 p.m.
The event helps to kick off the museum’s multi-media exhibition SINATRA: AN AMERICAN ICON, opening March 4, curated by the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles and commemorating the entertainer’s 100th birthday.
A Hole in the Head was filmed in Miami Beach’s art deco hotels and palm tree-lined beaches during the late 1950s. Lane is a renowned academic on film history and was most recently interviewed by WPGL for its special on Miami Beach’s Centennial
. Lane's scholarly interests include American film directors, women and the media, and Florida cultural history.
Sponsored by the Norton Herrick Center for Motion Pictures Studies
, the screening takes place at HistoryMiami, 101 West Flagler Street, Miami, FL 33130 on February 18, 5:30-8 p.m. RSVP for this free screening by visiting, http://www.historymiami.org/events/details/sinatra-on-film/2016-02-18