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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