Thanks for visiting! Backlots is devoted to honoring and celebrating all aspects of classic film, written with love by Lara Gabrielle Fowler, an independent classic film scholar in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Here you will find pieces on frequently seen classics and some lesser-known gems, as well as book reviews, festival coverage, and pieces on the history, theory and culture of film as it relates to the study of classic cinema.
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AFFILIATIONS & AWARDS
Winner of the 2011 CiMBA Award for Best Classic Movie Discussion, "The Final Scene of The Heiress"
I am honored to be a judge of the Animal Film Festival in Grass Valley, CA.