The city of Woodstock is celebrating the life and achievements of the late movie industry giant Orson Welles.
The community is holding a festival celebrating Welles’ work in film. Film screenings and panel discussions are on the schedule of the Orson Welles Centennial Festival.
Welles was born 100 years ago in Kenosha, Wisconsin. He moved to Woodstock when he was 11 years old.
Welles said he didn’t like to talk about his movies.