The Santa Fe Jewish Film Festival presents: The Pulitzer at 100
With special guest, author James McGrath Morris
“How can … it not inspire?” - The Denver Post
THE PULITZER AT 100 is an insightful look at Pulitzer, the man and Pulitzer, the prize. The story of the prize is told through first hand accounts of recent winners including journalists Thomas Friedman, David Remnick, Carl Bernstein, and Nicholas Kristoff; authors Robert A. Caro, Michael Chabon, Paula Vogel and Junot Diaz; musicians Wynton Marsalis and John Adams; and photographers John Filo and Nick Ut. Journalism, Throughout, the film shows the courage to get at the truth.
The story of Joseph Pulitzer is told by the award-winning author James McGrath Morris and other experts featured in the film. Following the screening, Mr. Morris will discuss more of Pulitzer’s life and how an immigrant Jew who spoke little English transformed American journalism.
5p, Sunday, August 6