Film Series

In the Bedroom: Screening and Conversation

October 26, 2006

Tom Wilkinson and Sissy Spacek star in In the Bedroom as a New England couple whose lives are consumed by tragedy stemming from the murder of their college-age son.

Journalist, Chris Cuomo, and lawyer, Daniel Kornstein, joined FOLCS for a screening and discussion.

Chris Cuomo

CNN anchor Chris Cuomo covers international events and breaking news for CNN. He anchors CNN’s morning show “New Day” with co-anchor Alisyn Camerota. NEW DAY airs every weekday, from 6am to 9am EST— on CNN.

Before joining CNN, Cuomo was the co-anchor of “20/20,” the Emmy Award-winning ABC Newsmagazine, and Chief Law and Justice Correspondent for ABC News. He formerly co-anchored “Good Morning America,” where he covered international breaking news as the primary reporter.

Chris is the recipient of multiple journalism awards. His profile on 12-year-old poet Mattie Stepanek on “Good Morning America” was awarded a News Emmy. He has received Polk and Peabody awards for his team coverage throughout the years, and the Edward R. Murrow award for his work covering breaking news.

Cuomo is a graduate of Fordham University School of Law, and received his undergraduate degree from Yale University.

Daniel Kornstein

Daniel Kornstein combines a busy Manhattan law practice with writing about the law. He has published three non-fiction books and numerous articles. He is a past president of the Law and Humanities Institute and has chaired the Law and Literature Committee of the New York County Lawyers’ Association since 1999.