JFK in Tampa Documentary Debuts

By Joe O’Neill The historic venue is entirely fitting. Tampa Theatre will host the debut of the much anticipated documentary, “JFK in Tampa: The 50th Anniversary,” in the coming week. Specifically, Thursday, Nov. 7 at 7:30 p.m. It’s an hour-long retrospective of Nov. 18, 1963, the day a sitting president made history by visiting Tampa …

JFK Documentary: Instant Classic

How special it was on Sunday to be privy to a preview of “JFK in Tampa: The 50th Anniversary.” I can’t wait for the finished product this fall.

The historic, Nov. 18, 1963, presidential visit by John F. Kennedy–the first such by a sitting president to Tampa–is chronicled and produced by former TV reporter Lynn Marvin Dingfelder in collaboration with WUSF-TV. The one-hour (WUSF-TV) documentary, a time-capsule mix of rare video, evocative images and special memories, will debut Nov. 14th at Tampa Theatre.
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