Joseph McBride


Join the author at any of the following events for lively discussions, screenings, and book signings. 

June 1, 2018

San Francisco Silent Film Festival

Castro Theatre 429 Castro Street San Francisco, CA

Book signing about 6 p.m., following the 4:15 p.m. West Coast premiere of the restored version of Lubitsch’s first American film, “Rosita” (90 mins.), which will be introduced by Dave Kehr of the Museum of Modern Art.

July 1, 2018

Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center

1118 4th St. San Rafael, CA

Author discussion with Richard Peterson, director of programming, and book signing after 4:15 p.m. screening of Lubitsch’s 1932 romantic comedy masterpiece, “Trouble in Paradise" (83 mins.).

July 6 & 7, 2018

Lubitsch Retrospective

UCLA Film & Television Archive Billy Wilder Theater 10899 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA

Author interview onstage with Jan-Christopher Horak, director of the archive and professor for Critical Studies at the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television. With screenings of Lubitsch films at 6:30 p.m. each night. Book signings will also be take place before both screenings.

July 10, 2018

Moe's Books

2476 Telegraph Avenue Berkeley, CA

7 p.m. Book signing and author discussion.

August 31 - September 3, 2018

Telluride Film Festival

Telluride, Colorado

Author discussions with novelist and critic Jonathan Lethem in conjunction with screenings of two Lubitsch films, titles to be announced.