Anita Loos Rediscovered

  • 1h 30min

Profile of one of the most prolific screenwriters of cinema's first half-century, and world renowned author of novels, plays and memoirs. This talk will feature screenings of Loos' work, including her first filmed scenario 'The New York Hat'.'Part of the Edinburgh International Film Festival 2007'.

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9 Aug 2007

And so begins this year’s List-sponsored Anita Loos Retrospective of films, written by or adapted from the work of the grand old dame of American screenwriting. First up is legendary silent film director DW Griffiths’ one true masterpiece from 1916…

Anita Loos retrospective

19 Jul 2007

Anita Loos was an intellectual brunette who wrote about dumb gold-diggers. As a major retrospective of her work hits the Festival, Paul Dale explores her legacy

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