Meet the Filmmakers
Nick Vallelonga & Mike Hatton
A conversation with Nick Vallelonga, the Oscar Winner for Best Picture “Green Book” and the actor who played the Bass in the film, Mike Hatton!
The first of our Speakers Series is being kicked off by the Writer/Producer of the Oscar winning film, “Green Book.” Nick Vallelonga (left) who also won two Golden Globes for Original Screenplay and Best Picture which is based on the true story of Nick's father Tony Lip, who went on tour of the south with the brilliant pianist Dr. Donald Shirley in 1962.
Mike Hatton co-starred as George Dyer, the Bass player of The Don Shirley Trio. Mike won several awards for his performance in Green Book including a Hollywood Film Award and he returned to his second home here in Palm Springs to accept the PSIFF Chairman's Vanguard Award. Mike is also a producer and can be seen next in Pay Dirt, which he produced right here in The Coachella Valley.
Tickets are $25 for Members, $35 for non-members.
Wine reception prior to conversation.
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