Host: Nick Clooney

Host: Nick Clooney

Reel Journalism

Veteran journalist Nick Clooney, author of the book "The Movies That Changed Us: Reflections on the Screen," returns as host for the third season of the marquee film series "Reel Journalism."

The series, co-produced by the Newseum and American University's School of Communication, features screenings of classic and contemporary films depicting the integral role of journalism and ethics in American life.

The screenings, accompanied by live discussions with prominent filmmakers, award-winning actors and top journalists, take place in the Newseum's state-of-the-art Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater.

Proceeds from "Reel Journalism" support the education programs of the Newseum, a 501 (c)(3). 

Previous screenings

Apr 26, 2011: The Philadelphia Story (1940)

Guests: Andrea Mitchell and Alan Greenspan

"Reel Journalism With Nick Clooney" presents the 1940 movie "The Philadelphia Story." Husband and wife Alan Greenspan and Andrea Mitchell will join Clooney to discuss the movie.

Apr 19, 2011: The China Syndrome (1979)

Guest: Diane Sawyer

"Reel Journalism With Nick Clooney" presents the 1979 movie "The China Syndrome.” The guest is Diane Sawyer, anchor of “ABC World News With Diane Sawyer,” who discusses the film and takes audience questions.

Mar 1, 2011: The Insider (1999)

Guest: Dan Rather
Video: Watch clips from the program

Veteran journalist Dan Rather will join "Reel Journalism" host Nick Clooney to discuss the 1999 movie "The Insider." They will answer audience questions at the conclusion of the film.

Dec 9, 2010: The Pelican Brief (1993)

Guest: Juan Williams

"Reel Journalism With Nick Clooney" debuts the 2010-2011 film series season with the thriller "The Pelican Brief."
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