Host Charles James talks with Michael Lerman, Artistic Director of the 28th Philadelphia Film Festival.
The festival will take place daily, October 17-27, across four screens. The wide selection of a film from world renown auteurs and first-time directors are discussed as well as renovation plans for the Philadelphia Film Center, formerly The Prince Theatre, which was acquired a few years ago by the Philadelphia Film Society. Lerman also programs the acclaimed Toronto International Film Festival. James has covered the Philadelphia Film Festival for WDIY for 15 years. (Original air-date: 10/14/2019)