Watch This: Richard Linklater Talks About the '80s and his Upcoming Screening Series

The third installment of Jewels In The Wasteland, a series of screenings of films from the 1980's. programmed and hosted by Richard Linklater, is right around the corner.

The first screening of the series is DRUGSTORE COWBOY on Wednesday, October 4, and the series continues into December.

The October titles are currently on sale here.

At a press conference last week, Linklater gave some insight into why he has chosen to turn the spotlight on this era.

Photo credit: David Brendan Hall