NRPL 'True Crime' Film Series: "Man on a Swing" (1974)

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Featured Film: Man on a Swing (1974)

A strange, self-proclaimed clairvoyant offers a skeptical police chief his assistance in solving the
murder of a young woman whose body was found in a shopping center parking lot. Based on a
real case that occurred in Dayton, Ohio in 1968. Directed by Frank Perry – 110 mins                                Starring Cliff Robertson, Joel Grey, Dorothy Tristan

In this series, New Rochelle librarian and film historian Chris Poggiali will introduce and discuss four feature
films that examine true crime and detail the actions of people associated with and affected by
criminal events.