The documentary short subjects “Living for 32” and “One Thousand Pictures: RFK’s Last Journey,” and the documentary feature “This Way of Life” will screen as the next installment in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ 30th annual “Contemporary Documentaries” series on Wednesday, April 18, at 7 p.m. at the Linwood Dunn Theater in Hollywood. Admission to all screenings in the series is free.
Directed by Kevin Breslin and produced by Maria Cuomo Cole, “Living for 32” follows Colin Goddard, a survivor of the 2007 shooting spree that claimed the lives of 32 of his classmates at Virginia Tech, as he tries to live his life in a way that will honor the memory of those who died. Cole and Goddard will be present to take questions from the audience following the screening.
Produced by Jennifer Stoddart, “One Thousand Pictures: RFK’s Last Journey” recalls the thousands of people who lined the route in tribute when Robert F. Kennedy’s funeral train traveled from New York to Washington following his 1968 assassination.