MORE THAN WORDS: THE FILMS OF LEWIS CARLINO

THE GREAT SANTINI

USA | 1979 | 1hr 55min | Bing Crosby Productions

Robert Duvall is "Bull" Meechum, a gung-ho Marine pilot known as the Great Santini. "A warrior without a war," he battles on the domestic front with his loving but bullied family, particularly his adolescent son.

Film introduction by Verna Everitt, WIFF Co-Producer and WICA Executive Director. Q&A to follow the screening.

SHOWTIMES

Friday, July 12 | 7:30pm | Whidbey Island Center for the Arts

6:30pm Zech Hall opens | 7:00pm Pass holder seating begins | 7:15pm Ticket holder seating begins

Cast and Crew

Director: Lewis John Carlino

Writing Credits: Pat Conroy (novel), Lewis John Carlino (written for the screen by)

Music: Elmer Bernstein

Principal Cast: Robert Duvall, Blythe Danner, Michael O'Keefe


FROM THE VAULT

FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

FRIDAY | JULY 12

6:30pm Opening Night Reception

7:30pm Screening of The Great Santini and post-film Q&A

SATURDAY | JULY 13

1:00pm Screening of Resurrection

2:30pm A Conversation with Lew Carlino

4:00pm Closing Night Reception