close encounters of the third kind


Close Encounters Wows at San Francisco Symphony [Review]

'Close Encounters' Wows at San Francisco Symphony [Review]

In the latest of the San Francisco Symphony's films in concert series, conductor Joshua Gersen leads the combined symphony and chorus through the full John Williams score for Close Encounters of the Third Kind.The digital projection screen shows a special version of the film without a score, and you get the combined experience of watching the[...]

San Francisco Symphony Performing Close Encounters Score Live Alongside Screening

San Francisco Symphony Performing 'Close Encounters' Score Live Alongside Screening

This week, the San Francisco Symphony will host two performance-screenings of the Stephen Spielberg classic film, Close Encounters of the Third Kind Friday, March 1st, and Saturday, March 2nd, the world-famous symphony will be performing John Williams' Oscar-nominated score live alongside a screening of the film with Joshua Gersen conducting.[caption id="attachment_994959" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Photo by[...]

These 7 Close Encounters Of The Third Kind Photos Mean Something

These 7 Close Encounters Of The Third Kind Photos Mean Something

"I wanted there to be diversity inside that particular civilization," says Spielberg in Close Encounters of the Third Kind: The Ultimate Visual History.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_736216" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Spielberg had planned an extensive and elaborate scene in which dozens and dozens of 'cuboids' — illuminated cubes — were dispersed by the initial three spaceships descended into Box[...]

Spielberg: HBO Releases First Trailer for Steven Spielberg Doc

'Spielberg': HBO Releases First Trailer for Steven Spielberg Doc

Through films as diverse as Jaws, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Schindler's List and Bridge of Spies, Spielberg has mostly let his craft to the talking for him...until now The director finds himself in front of the camera as the focus of Spielberg, HBO's feature-length documentary that means to show fans more of the[...]

This Means Something: Close Encounters Of The Third Kind Sequel

This Means Something: Close Encounters Of The Third Kind Sequel?

40 years ago Steven Spielberg's ufo film Close Encounters of the Third Kind informed us we were not alone  Since then, we've watched the skies, waiting for some sign  Will that patience pay off?Today, the day after World UFO Day, this strange video appeared on Sony Entertainment's youtube channel with the title, "This means something":https://youtu.be/rbSfX3OnQy4Obviously it's a little secretive,[...]

Carlo Rambaldi Creator Of ET Has Died

Carlo Rambaldi, Creator Of ET, Has Died

Next, he went on to work on extra-terrestrial visualisation for  Spielberg's Close Encounters of the Third Kind and was recruited by HR Giger to be part of the design team for the Xenomorph in Alien, where he was responsible for the mechanics of the on-set creature's head.From there he returned to work with Spielberg on ET:[...]