Hollywood on the Potomac: A Talk with Author Mike Canning

Monday, February 25, 2013 - 7 p.m.

Author Mike Canning gives a talk and book signing for his work Hollywood on the Potomac: How the Movies View Washington, DC.

Canning will discuss the history of commercial filmmaking in Washington, D.C. over the last 70 years, including how American politics have been depicted onscreen and the evolution of location shooting in the nation’s capital.

This event is sponsored by the Friends of Petworth Library.