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Love, Gilda

Love, Gilda, a documentary portrait of the beloved SNL comedian

Co-Presented with the Portland Museum of Art

Thursday, October 18, 2018 – 6:00pm
Friday, October 19, 2018 – 2:00pm
Friday, October 19, 2018 – 6:00pm
Saturday, October 20, 2018 – 2:00pm
Sunday, October 21, 2018 – 2:00pm

  • ENCORE SCREENINGS ADDED:
  • Friday, October 26, 2018 2:00 pm
  • Saturday,October 27, 2018 2:00 pm,
  • Sunday, October 28, 2018 2:00pm

In Love, Gilda, director Lisa D’Apolito uses rare personal recordings and journal entries to tell Radner’s story in her own words, showing both her public and private sides. There’s plenty of the public side, including the best known characters and sketches from Saturday Night Live.  And then, there are shades of Radner the public wasn’t privileged to know: the Radner who struggled with success, fame, relationships, and a battle with ovarian cancer. Along the way, friends and admirers, including Amy Poehler, Cecily Strong, Lorne Michaels, and a host of others, offer their most cherished memories of this brilliant trailblazer. What results is a touching tribute to and a fascinating contemplation of the comedian’s enduring cultural impact.

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‘(an) exuberant and moving documentary portrait of Gilda Radner’ Variety

‘This affectionate portrait of the comedienne is a fine celebration of life, love, and, above all, laughter.’ POV