Department of Culture, Film and Media

Behind the screens: Walter Murch in conversation

Nottingham Lakeside Arts, room A30
Saturday 6th February 2016 (15:00-17:00)


Tel:  0115 84 67466

Portrait of Walter Murch

Walter Murch portrait

Walter Murch is one of the screen industries most successful professionals and a legendary figure in the film industry.

The only filmmaker to win an Oscar for both film editing and film sound he worked with George Lucas and Francis Ford Coppola to change film making forever. His credits include stunning classics such as The Godfather, Apocalypse Now, American Graffiti and The English Patient.

This is a rare opportunity to hear one of the top figures in the film industry reflect on his career and the changes he has seen over half a century of film making. There will also be an opportunity to ask Walter questions about his career and the state of film today.

Tickets are free and only available on the door on a first-come, first-served basis (capacity 140).

You can find out more about Walter's career at

This event is organised by the Institute for Screen Institute Research and hosted by its director Gianluca Sergi.


Department of Culture, Film and Media

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Nottingham, NG7 2NR

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