Film Streams hosting ‘Sideways’ reunion Sunday as fundraiser
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Film Streams hosting ‘Sideways’ reunion Sunday as fundraiser


DOWNTOWN SKYLINE. FILM STREAMS IS A LOCAL
NONPROFIT THAT BRINGS
INDEPENDENT FILMS AND
DISCUSSIONS ON FILM TO OMAHA. TONIGHT THERE IS A SPECIAL EVENT
FEATURING TWO HOLLYWOOD STARS. WITH MORE ON THE FUNDRAISING
GALA, WE HAVE PATRICK KINNEY. GOOD MORNING. PATRICK: IT IS GOOD TO BE HERE. THIS IS A BIG DAY. CHINH: TELL US ABOUT YOUR EVENT. PATRICK: IT IS SOMETHING WE DO
NOT QUITE EVERY YEAR BUT WE TRY
TO DO IT EVERY OTHER YEAR. IT IS OUR FUNDRAISING GALA. IT IS AN EXPRESSION OF WHAT WE
DO 365 DAYS A YEAR BECAUSE IT IS
ABOUT A AND DISCUSSION. WE INVITE SOMEBODY INVOLVED IN
THE ORGANIZATION WHO INTERVIEWS
FAMOUS MOVIE PERSON ON STAGE. CHINH: YOU GET TWO BIG NAMES AND
BECAUSE IT IS THE 15TH
ANNIVERSARY OF THEIR
COLLABORATION. PATRICK: WE ARE VERY LUCKY. FILMMAKER ALEXANDER PAYNE IS
INVOLVED IN OUR ORGANIZATION
PRINT HE IS GOING TO BE ON STAGE
WITH PAUL GIAMATTI. THEY COLLABORATED ON THE FILM
SIDEWAYS 15 YEARS AGO. CHIN A LOT OF PEOPLE RECOGNIZE
HIS NAME, BUT WHAT IS IT LIKE
FOR FILM STREAMS TO HAVE SUCH A
BIG NAME INVOLVED AT A LOCAL
LEVEL. HE IS PATRICK: PATRICK: A BOARD
MEMBER. HE WAS ONE OF THE FIRST PEOPLE
TO SIGN ON AS A BOARD MEMBER AND
A SUPPORTER. IT SPEAKS TO HOW MUCH HE LOVES
TO SOME TOWN AND HOW MUCH HE
LOVES THE ART OF FILM. HE IS ALL IN. WE HAVE BEEN EXTREMELY LUCKY
SINCE ALMOST DAY ONE OF IT BEING
AN IDEA OF FILM STREAMS TO HAVE
HIS ENTHUSIASTIC INVOLVEMENT. CHINH: WE KNOW THEY ARE GOOD
FRIENDS. HOW DO YOU THINK TONIGHT’S
DISCUSSION WILL GO? PATRICK: THEY HAVE AN AMAZING
REPORT. THEY GOT INTO TOWN A FEW DAYS
AGO AND WE HAD ONE EVENT FOR
MEMBERS LAST NIGHT AND THEY ARE
REALLY FUN. THEY HAVE A GOOD TIME TOGETHER
AND THEY ARE TWO OF THE BIGGEST
FILM DORKS YOU CAN IMAGINE. THEY LOVE TALKING ABOUT MOVIES. CHINH: YOU SAID THERE MIGHT BE A
FEW TICKETS LEFT. WORKING WE FIND MORE
INFORMATION? PATRICK: FIND US ONLINE. I RECOMMEND DOING THAT THIS
MORNING. THERE ARE A HANDFUL LEFT. YOU CAN STILL GET THEM, AS FAR
AS I KNOW. I DON’T THINK THAT WILL BE TRUE
THIS AFTERNOON. CH

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