Film Forum Will Offer Tennessee Williams Festival; Lineup of Films Announced

Manhattan's Film Forum will offer a Tennessee Williams Festival this fall.

The series will kickoff Sept. 26 with "A Streetcar Named Desire" and conclude Oct. 6 with "Sweet Bird of Youth."

Other films include "The Fugitive Kind," "Baby Doll," "The Glass Menagerie," "Night of the Iguana," "The Rose Tattoo," "The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone," "This Property Is Condemned," "Summer and Smoke," "Boom," "Suddenly, Last Summer," "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" and "Senso."

John Lahr's new biography, " Tennessee Williams: Mad Pilgrimage of the Flesh," published by W.W. Norton & Company, will be available for sale during the festival. Lahr will also introduce films Sept. 26 and Oct. 4, with book signings following the screenings.

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