Upcoming Events

Thursday, January 30, 2020 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Film Screening + Discussion: "Bedside Manner" (Corinne May Botz, 2016, 18 min, USA, Color, DCP) "Bedside Manner" explores doctor-patient encounters through the lens of standardized patient simulations, inviting reflections on empathy, medical relationships, and the tenuous boundary between the... read more about Screen/Society--"Bedside Manner" (2016, 18min) +discussion w. filmmaker & special guest»
Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Film Screening: "The Wild Goose Lake" (Yi'nan Diao, 2019, 110 min, China, Mandarin w/ subtitles, Color, DCP) Set in the nooks and crannies of densely populated Wuhan, THE WILD GOOSE LAKE follows the desperate attempts of small-time mob boss Zhou Zenong (the charismatic Hu Ge) to stay alive after... read more about Screen/Society--"The Wild Goose Lake" (2019) | Yi'nan Diao»
Friday, February 7, 2020 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Film Screening: "Asako I & II" (Ryûsuke Hamaguchi, 2018, 119 min, Japan, Japanese w/ subtitles, Color, DCP) A mysterious and intoxicating pop romance begins with Asako, a young woman who meets and falls madly in love with a drifter, who one day drifts right out of her life. Two years later,... read more about Screen/Society--"Asako I & II" (2018) | Ryûsuke Hamaguchi»
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Film Screening: "Three Makes A Whole" (Zero Chou, 2019, 96 min, Taiwan, Mandarin w/ English subtitles, Color, DCP) This sly tribute to legendary Taiwanese filmmaker Liu Li-li portrays Liu as a young woman finding her narrative voice in stage and film while juggling romance with a married director... read more about Screen/Society--"Three Makes A Whole" (2019) | Zero Chou»
Friday, February 14, 2020 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Film Screening: "Portrait of a Lady on Fire" (Céline Sciamma, 2019, 120 min, France, French w/ subtitles, Color, DCP) France, 1760. Marianne is commissioned to paint the wedding portrait of Héloïse, a reluctant bride-to-be. As the two women tentatively orbit one another, curiosity leads to... read more about Screen/Society--"Portrait of a Lady on Fire" (2019) | Céline Sciamma»
Saturday, February 15, 2020 - 2:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Film Screening: "Kind Hearts and Coronets" (Robert Hamer, 1949, 106 min, UK, B&W, DCP) Poor relation Dennis Price, ninth in line to the Dukedom of Chalfont, coolly narrates from prison his ascent to the peerage via serial murder, bumping off one D'Ascoyne after another, from an arrogant... read more about Screen/Society--"Kind Hearts and Coronets" (1949) | Robert Hamer»
Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Film Screening: "Fear Of Fear" (Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1975, 88 min, Germany, German w/ subtitles, Color, Digital) A woman in a stable but passionless marriage begins to lose her mind when she becomes pregnant with her second child. Liquor, valium, and music prove cold comfort in a ruthless,... read more about Screen/Society--"Fear Of Fear" (1975) | Rainer Werner Fassbinder | BrainCultures Series»
Friday, February 21, 2020 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Film Screening: "Duet for Cannibals" (Susan Sontag, 1969, 105 min, Sweden, Swedish w/ subtitles, B&W, DCP) Essayist, novelist, critic, cinephile, and all-around intellectual dynamo Sontag made her directorial debut with this definition-defying, dryly funny psychological serio-comedy. The... read more about Screen/Society--"Duet for Cannibals" (1969) | Susan Sontag»
Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Film Screening: "For Sama" (Waad Al-Kateeb/Edward Watts, 2019, 100 min, UK/Syria, Arabic w/ subtitles, Color, DCP) Best Documentary winner at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival, "For Sama" is an intimate journey into the female experience of war. A love letter from a young mother to her daughter, the... read more about Screen/Society--"For Sama" (2019) | Waad Al-Kateeb + Edward Watts»