Motion picture, TV title designer Fitzgerald to speak Saturday

Posted: Friday, December 26, 2008

JUNEAU - Wayne Fitzgerald, three-time Emmy award winning motion picture and TV title designer with more than 1,000 title designs to his credit, will speak at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 27, at the downtown library.

With more than 55 years experience in the film industry, Fitzgerald will discuss film history, short-story telling, the change in technology and maybe a few colorful Hollywood personality stories.

Some of his credits include: "Bonnie and Clyde," "A River Runs Through It," "What About Bob?," "Total Recall," "The Godfather trilogy," "Innerspace," "The Fly," "Rocky IV," "The Breakfast Club," "The Deer Hunter," "Sixteen Candles," "Footloose," "Splash," "The Big Chill," "Terms of Endearment," "Pennies from Heaven," "The Lord of the Rings," "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," "Ghost," "Basic Instinct," "Catch-22," "Apocolypse Now," "The Graduate" and "Pillow Talk."

Fitzgerald will show samples of his work and the original storyboards for a few films. For a list of some title credits, visit www.imdb.com/name/nm0280408/.



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