John Carpenter

Saturday 9:45–10:45 Blue Stage

John Carpenter

Saturday 9:45–10:45 Blue Stage

One of the most unique artists appearing at Day for Night is legendary film director and composer John Carpenter, an unsung hero of the entertainment world. While you may not know this name by heart, you will know exactly who Carpenter is once you realize he directed and scored films such as Halloween, The Thing, Escape From New York, and Vampires. Carpenter has directed a whopping 21 films and co-wrote the screenplay for many of them, including Halloween, for which he also composed the film’s exceptionally recognizable theme.