Upcoming Events

Saturday, February 16, 2019 - 2:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Film Screening: "The Simpsons Movie" (David Silverman, 2007, 87 min, USA, English, color, 35mm) Imagine: A celebrity president who proclaims, "I was elected to lead, not to read." A carelessly-treated world perched on the threshold of ecological disaster. A gravity-defying spider-pig named... read more about Screen/Society--"The Simpsons Movie" (2007) 35mm Weekend Matinee»
Sunday, February 17, 2019 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Film Series Debut: "Ida Lupino 101" "The Hitch-Hiker" (Ida Lupino, 1953, 71 min, USA, English & Spanish, B&W, 35mm) Businessmen Edmond O'Brien and Frank Lovejoy see their vacation go to hell when they pick up the wrong guy: psychopath William Talman. This film was Ida's personal favorite... read more about Screen/Society--"The Hitch-Hiker" (1953) 35mm archival print»
Monday, February 18, 2019 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Jeanne Liotta visits with a program of short experimental films that exist in the curious intersection of art, science, and natural philosophy. Program highlights include Lilly Library's newest 16mm acquisition, Liotta's sublimely cosmic work "Observando El Cielo" (2007) as well as a live projector... read more about Screen/Society--Jeanne Liotta: Past/Present/Live»
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 3:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Studio 232
Approaches to lighting for film. New for the Spring 2019 semester, the AMI Filmcraft Workshop Series gives students and members of the Duke community the opportunity develop hard skills and advance their ability in practical areas of filmmaking. This includes topics in cinematography, editing,... read more about AMI Filmcraft Series: Film Lighting 2 (Strategies and Techniques)»
Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
"Ida Lupino 101" Film Series: "The Bigamist" (Ida Lupino, 1953, 80 min, USA, English, black and white, DCP) Childless couple Joan Fontaine and Edmond O'Brien want to adopt, but the investigator turns up something interesting about O'Brien: second wife Lupino. Too hot for original distributor RKO... read more about Screen/Society--"The Bigamist" (1953) New Restoration»
Friday, February 22, 2019 - 3:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Studio 232
Learn the basics of Editing Software. Introduction to Mixing, Grading, and Delivery Tools. New for the Spring 2019 semester, the AMI Filmcraft Workshop Series gives students and members of the Duke community the opportunity develop hard skills and advance their ability in practical areas of... read more about AMI Filmcraft Series: Editing and Post-production Tools»
Monday, February 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
"Ida Lupino 101" Film Series: "On Dangerous Ground" (Nicholas Ray & Ida Lupino [uncredited], 1951, 82 min, USA, English, B&W, 35mm) Sadistic detective Robert Ryan is sent upstate and joins a manhunt for a local killer through a desolate snowy landscape. But while searching with the... read more about Screen/Society--"On Dangerous Ground" (1951) 35mm»
Sunday, March 3, 2019 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Preceded by four short pieces from his circle at Niagara Custom Lab, this selection of Chaussée's films sprouts from the interplay of his work and life in Canada. Bringing a distinctly graphic and representational sensibility to experimental practice, his films and performances, frequently made in... read more about Screen/Society--Remember to Remember: Sylvain Chaussée & Niagara Custom Lab»
Monday, March 4, 2019 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Film Screening: "The Wandering Soap Opera" (Raúl Ruiz, 2019, 80 min, Chile, Spanish with English subtitles, Color, DCP) In 1990, Ruiz conducted six days of acting workshops and filming in his native Chile, yielding a small wealth of 16mm footage that was never edited together until Valeria... read more about Screen/Society--"The Wandering Soap Opera" (2019) | Raul Ruiz | Triangle Premiere»
Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
"Open Eyed Sleep": a selection of urban collage films (1991-2016) by Lewis Klahr Master collagist Lewis Klahr visits with a program of his uniquely idiosyncratic experimental films and cutout animations. Full Program Two Hours to Zero (1994, 8:34) [Music by Rhys Chatham "Guitar Trio"] The... read more about Screen/Society--Lewis Klahr: Open Eyed Sleep»

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