Friday, Sept 27, 2002, in the main auditorium
atthe Bowlus Fine Arts Center
10:00 am -- WELCOME , ANNOUNCEMENTS, Short
10:10 am --JOHN TIBBETTS, Ph.D. Asst Prof of Film, Univ of
NO WAY OUT: COMEDY AND THE HUMAN PREDICAMENT
10:50 am -- Short Cartoon THE SODA SQUIRT, A 1933 Ub Iwerks
cartoon with a Keaton caricature.
11:00 am -- Break 11:15 am -- MARTHA R. JETT, Silent film
RE-SEARCHING FOR BUSTER: FINDING KEATON AMIDST THE
12:00 pm -- Lunch Break 1:00 pm -- KAY MALINS, Marceline,
MO (Boyhood home of Walt Disney)
COMPARING DISNEY'S STEAMBOAT WILLIE WITH KEATON'S
STEAMBOAT BILL JR.
2:30 pm -- Break
2:50 -- Screening of shorts GETTING STARTED and THE RIDE.
Introduction by Gerald Potterton.
3:20 -- GERALD POTTERTON, film and TV producer, director,
writer. Member of the Royal Canadian Academy
ANIMATION, BUSTER KEATON, THE NFB, AND MORE
4:00 pm -- Screening of THE HAND BEHIND THE MOUSE , a documentary
about Ub Iwerks, a Kansas City animator and main assistant to Walt
7:30 pm -- An Evening of Silent Cinema with Buster Keaton.
Short subject THE COOK starring Fatty
Arbuckle and Buster Keaton with live musical accompaniment by Rodney
Feature BATTLING BUTLER starring Buster
Keaton with live musical accompaniment by the MONT ALTO MOTION PICTURE