Screenwriter and film historian Nannina Gilder will introduce "Silhouette Animation: The Genius of Lotte Reiniger" at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 22, at Ventfort Hall Mansion & Gilded Age Museum and on Zoom.
Reiniger (1899-1981) was a German film director who is considered the foremost pioneer of silhouette animation.
Earlier this year, Gilder hosted a four-part Women in Film Seminar titled "Invisible: Female Filmmakers Before 1960" at Ventfort Hall.
Tickets cost $20 and advance reservations are required.
To view on Zoom, register at ventfort09222020.eventbrite.com. To attend at Ventfort, call 413-637-3206.