SUE THORNQUIST TO LEAD FILM CLASS ABOUT 'ON THE WATERFRONT'
WHERE: New location at 1032 Maple Ave., Downers Grove
WHEN: 6:15 to 9:45 p.m. May 23
COST AND INFO: $25 fee for first-time participants; Facebook page at shawurl.com/3asz or email email@example.com to sign up
ABOUT: Sue Thornquist's final class of her film series for the semester is titled "The Contender: On the Waterfront," focused on the famed Marlon Brando movie released in 1954. She presents "Exploring Film Through a Critical Lens with Sue Thornquist." The script, based on a series of 24 Pulitzer Prize-winning articles, went on to win best story and screenplay Oscars for the movie, which won eight Academy awards. A film expert, Thornquist is a retired teacher from Downers Grove South High School.