Upcoming Events

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 7:00pm
White 107 (White Lecture Hall)
Film Screening: "Maineland" (Miao Wang, 2017, 90 min, China/USA, in Mandarin w/ English Subtitles and English, Color, Digital). Stella and Harry are affluent, cosmopolitan teenagers who are part of the enormous wave of "parachute students" from Mainland China enrolling in U.S. private schools. Shot... Read More »
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 7:00pm
Bryan Center Griffith Film Theater
Film Screening: "2001: A Space Odyssey" (Stanley Kubrick, 1968, 149 min, UK/USA, in English, Color, DCP). An imposing black structure provides a connection between the past and the future in this enigmatic adaptation of a short story by revered sci-fi author Arthur C. Clarke. When Dr. Dave Bowman (... Read More »
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 3:00pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall
Film Screening: "Donna Haraway: Story Telling for Earthly Survival" (Fabrizio Terranova, 2016, 81 min, Belgium, in English, Color, Digital). Donna Haraway's groundbreaking work in science, technology, gender and trans-species relationships over the last four decades is marked by her deep... Read More »
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 7:00pm
White 107 (White Lecture Hall)
When the International Court of Justice elevated the Israeli-Palestine conflict to a new level of visibility in 2004, many saw it as turning point in the history both of Palestine and of International Law. But will history turn? BROKEN is a filmmaker's journey across three continents, attempting to... Read More »
Friday, October 27, 2017 - 7:00pm
Carr 103
16mm Film Screening: "Deeply Absorbed in Silent Conversation" ("Schweigend ins Gesprach vertieft") (Ute Aurand, 1981, 8 min, Germany, Color) & "To Be Here" (Ute Aurand, 2013, 38 min, Germany, Color). // A central figure in the Berlin's vibrant experimental film scene, Ute Aurand (b. 1957) has... Read More »
Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 7:00pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall
Gianfranco Rosi is an Italian documentarian whose previous work has taken him to the Ganges River, the California desert and inside the Mexican drug trade. "Fire at Sea" is the fruit of an extended sojourn on Lampedusa, an island that, while part of Italy, is closer to Tunisia than to Sicily.... Read More »
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 7:00pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall
"The Boy from H2" follows 12-year-old Muhammad Burqan, who lives in Area H2 of Hebron, a section of the city under full Israeli control. Israel imposes severe restrictions on the movement - by pedestrians and by car - of some 43,000 Palestinians living there. In Area H2, soldiers routinely detain... Read More »
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 5:30pm
Bryan Center Griffith Film Theater
Film Screening: "Her" (Spike Jonze, 2013, 126 min, USA, in English, Color, DCP) / A sensitive and soulful man earns a living by writing personal letters for other people. Left heartbroken after his marriage ends, Theodore (Joaquin Phoenix) becomes fascinated with a new operating system which... Read More »
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 7:00pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall
The German-Jewish philosopher Hannah Arendt caused an uproar in the 1960s by coining the subversive concept of the "Banality of Evil" when referring to the trial of Adolph Eichmann, which she covered for the New Yorker magazine. Her private life was no less controversial thanks to her early love... Read More »