8.04-21.04 Manhattan brought to Greenwich
Two weeks of 'Manhattan' in Greenwich Picturehouse. The iconic masterpiece by Woody Allen is returning to the big screens.
Woody Allen's love letter to the city.
Director of more than 50 films, actor, writer, comedian, who started performing as a stand-up artist. In the 60s he started directing and writing comedies and dramas. Allen's genre is satire, black comedy and self-deprecation.
Among his many competitive awards, he has won four Academy Awards, ten BAFTA awards, and two Golden Globe Awards.'Manhattan', 'Annie Hall', 'Match Point', 'Hannah and her Siseters' are some of his best-known pictures.
Charles H. Joffe
Film producer, comedy talent manager, the producer or executive producer of majority of films directed by Woody Allen. He launched Woody Allen's film career. After discovering him making a living as a scriptwriter, he got Allen a role in 'What's New Pussycat'.
Joffe won the 1977 Academy Award for Best Picture as producer of Allen's Annie Hall. Produced 'Annie Hall', 'Match Point', 'Sleeper'.
Film and television producer and talent manager of comedians and television personalities. He went on to help shepherd the careers of several prominent comedians with his partner Charles H. Joffe, beginning in 1960 with Woody Allen and later with Dick Cavett, Billy Crystal, David Letterman, and Robin Williams. From 1982 to 1992 he was an executive producer of the NBC series Late Night With David Letterman.
He was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award ten times. Produced 'Match Point', 'Mighty Aphtodite', 'Hannah and her Sisters'.
Portayed by Woody Allen - 'Annie Hall', 'Love and Death', 'Hannah and her Sisters', 'Radio Days'
Isaac Davis is a divorced television writer who dates a teenage girl who falls in love with his best friend's mistress.
'My analyst warned me, but you were so beautiful I got another analyst.'
Portayed by Diane Keaton - 'Annie Hall', 'Sleeper', 'Love and Death, 'Babby Boom'
Mary Wilke is a journalist. She's having an affair with Isaac's best friend.
Isaac : So what does, what does your analyst say? I mean, did you speak to him?
Mary : Well, Donnie's in a coma, he had a very bad acid experience.
Portayed by Meriel Hemingway - 'Personal Best', 'Star 80', 'Civil Wars'(TV series).
17-year-old high school student who dates Isaac. She want to go to London to study acting.
'Why couldn't you have brought this up last week? Six months isn't so long. Not everybody gets corrupted. You have to have a little faith in people.'
Portayed by Maryl Streep - 'Death Becomes Her', 'Julie & Julia', 'The Devil Wears Prada', 'The Iron Lady', 'The Post'.
Jill is Isaac's ex-wife who left him to live with her partner Connie. She writes a book about their relationship with Isaac named 'Marrige, Divorce and Selfhood'.
Isaac Davis : You honestly think that I tried to run you over?
Connie : You just happened to hit the gas as I walked in front of the car?
Isaac Davis : Did I do it on purpose?
Jill : Well, what would Freud say?
Isaac Davis : Freud would say I really wanted to run her over, that's why he was a genius.