r620-d05e6cdc635506560f0de2b7ca1de813The Oklahoma City news outlet NewsOK.com has featured the museum’s new Film Curator in a recent article…

Michael Anderson, film scholar and critic, will join the staff of the Oklahoma City Museum of Art as film curator, the museum’s President and CEO E. Michael Whittington announced today.

Anderson will begin his new role at the museum Wednesday.

“Michael comes to the Museum with vast, inside knowledge of the film industry,” said Whittington in today’s news release. “His extensive education and love of cinema, paired with his film festival experience, will take the Oklahoma City Museum of Art’s film programming to a new level. We are fortunate to have Michael join our team.”

Anderson said in the release, “The Museum has built a strong and respected film tradition that I feel very fortunate to be able to expand upon. My promise to the community is to provide smart and adventurous new and repertory programming that draws on the very best in independent, foreign language and classical cinema.”

Read more at NewsOK.com