John Walsh signing Harryhausen: The Lost Movies
Join JOHN WALSH signing HARRYHAUSEN: THE LOST MOVIES at the Forbidden Planet London Megastore on Sunday 15th September from 1 – 2pm!
Known for his iconic stop-motion creatures, Ray Harryhausen was at the forefront of Hollywood special effects for much of the 20th century.
His films include One Million Years B.C., Clash of the Titans and Jason and the Argonauts, among others. But for every film that reaches the big screen, half a dozen projects are never realised.
Harryhausen: The Lost Movies explores Harryhausen’s unrealised films, including unused ideas, projects he turned down and scenes that ended up on the cutting room floor. This book includes never-been-seen-before artwork, sketches, photos and test footage from the Harryhausen Foundation archives.
JOHN WALSH is an award-winning filmmaker. His work ranges from television series to feature films. He is a double BAFTA and double Grierson Awards nominee for his ground-breaking work. His 1989 documentary on Ray Harryhausen, Movement Into Life, is held in the Ray and Diana Foundation’s archive. John also a Trustee of the Harryhausen Foundatio.
FOLLOWING THIS EVENT, afrom 3pm, there will be a screening and Q&A at the Regent Street Cinema. This will feature the premiere of the 4k restored 7th Voyage of Sinbad followed by the Harryhausen Lost Movies presentation, revealing imagery and test footage from the new book.