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THE BOATMAKER

FREE 2 – 9 Feb 2017 Vol 23 Issue 5

The Voice of the Village

S SINCE 1995 S

Casey McGarry chronicles Montecito architect Ken Minor’s 25-year backyard effort to build 30-foot wooden sailboat, p. 26

ASHLEIGH BRILLIANT, P.27 • MOVIE GUIDE & OPEN HOUSES, P.45

MONTECITO

& THE MOVIES

Intimate interview with Montecito Union School (MUS) grad and now three-time Academy Award nominee Justin Hurwitz on his original score and original songs (“Audition” and “City of Stars”) for La La Land (Steven Libowitz’s story begins on page 15)

Coming & Going Actor J.J. Kandel grew up in Montecito and comes home to launch his Neil LaBute-directed 10K during this year’s SBIFF, p.13

Tale of the Tiger

(photo by Alex Manette) COVER PHOTO: Composer/songwriter Justin Hurwitz (right) confers with La La Land star Ryan Gosling

World premiere of Montecito-based Leslie Zemeckis’s Mabel, Mabel, Tiger Trainer set for Wednesday, February 8, at Metro 4, p.6

Montecito & The Movies  
Montecito & The Movies