Tribute to John Williams on the TCM channel – Detailed Programming

Tomorrow, Saturday, January 7, TCM (Turner Classic Movies) channel will have a special program to pay homage to composer John Williams, which will be repeated three weeks later, on Saturday, January 21


The tribute will consist of the broadcast of several films that have music of this great composer, and will feature as main course the ceremony held last June in Los Angeles by the American Film Institute to grant John Williams the AFI Life Achivement Award, being thus the first composer to receive that award.

TCM - John Williams - AFI Award Ceremony (Theatre)


In this ceremony, in which the composer was honored by comrades like Steven Spielberg, George Lucas or Harrison Ford, he received the award from the hands of his friend Steven Spielberg, as we advanced in the following news (read news).


The full program scheduled by the TCM channel for January 7 and 21 is as follows:

11:35 a.m. – The Towering Inferno (1974)

2:15 p.m. – Always (1989)

4:15 p.m. – Interview with Lucas Vidal (2015)

4:30 p.m. – Saving Private Ryan (1998)

7:15 p.m. – The Art of Collaboration: Steven Spielberg and John Williams (2011)

8:10 p.m. – The Long Goodbye (1973)

10:00 p.m. – AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to John Williams (2016)

11:10 p.m. – The Sugarland Express (1974)