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A Conversation with Nancy Savoca

Moderated by Dr. Edvige Giunta

Nancy Savoca

Thursday, September 17 at 1:00 P.M. 
Virtual event

Writer-Director Nancy Savoca’s debut film, TRUE LOVE, won the Grand Prize at the Sundance Film Festival and was nominated for a Spirit Award for Best Director. Savoca co-wrote all 3 segments of HBO’s IF THESE WALLS COULD TALK, with Demi Moore, Sissy Spacek and Cher, and directed the segments starring Moore and Spacek. The film won multiple Emmy and Golden Globe nominations and a Women In Film Lucy Award for the show’s creation. Her documentary of the one-woman show, RENO-REBEL WITHOUT A PAUSE (UNRESTRAINED REFLECTIONS ON SEPT. 11TH), premiered September 11, 2002 at the Toronto Film Festival and was awarded the Prize for Peace & Liberty by the City of Florence, Italy.

 

Past Events

 

Film poster for a time remembered

 

Joel Zelnik - Piano
Brian Glassman - Bass
David Cox - Drums

Saturday, March 7, 2020, 7:00 p.m.
Ingalls Recital Hall

This screening of the documentary, "Time Remembered", about the late/great jazz pianist Bill Evans, is hosted by pianist and NJCU Alumnus Joel Zelnik '69 and his trio. They will perform a pre-screening concert featuring music of Bill Evans.

Bill Evans (1929-1980) was one of the most important and influential pianists and composers in the history of jazz. From the early 1950s, when he first found work as a sideman, through the dozens of albums he released as a leader, his impact has been incalculable-Evans fundamentally altered the sound of piano trio jazz forever.

Joel Zelnik Trio performing

 

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