Upcoming Events

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Film Screening Program: "Monuments for the Future" What are the necessary monuments for our collective future; ones that unfurl and welcome, that push national narratives to hold more and ask us to rethink where we look for history and how we see it? This collection of films proposes a radical... read more about Screen/Society--The Visible Spectrum--Program 3: "Monuments for the Future"»
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Film Screening: "Wanda" (Barbara Loden, 1970, 103 min, DCP) In her first and only feature film, Barbara Loden pulls off a remarkable writer-director-star turn in "Wanda", a film about a directionless young mother in Pennsylvania coal country who wanders away from her young family and finds... read more about Screen/Society--Precarious Living--"Wanda" (1970) New 4K DCP Restoration»
Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
[**THIS EVENT WAS ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED ON 9/12/18 IN THE FULL FRAME THEATER, BUT HAD TO BE RESCHEDULED - IN A NEW LOCATION - DUE TO WEATHER!] "The Last Angel of History" (John Akomfrah, 1996, 45 min, UK) A masterful film essay about Black aesthetics that traces the deployments of science fiction... read more about [Rescheduled/New Location] Screen/Society--Aural Futures--"The Last Angel of History" + 2 shorts»
Monday, September 24, 2018 - 7:00pm
White 107 (White Lecture Hall)
Starless Dreams plunges us into the lives of young teenage girls sharing temporary quarters at a juvenile detention center on the outskirts of Tehran. Director Mehrdad Oskouei, one of Iran's most prominent filmmakers, spent seven years securing access to this all-female facility. As the New Year... read more about Middle East Film Series: Starless Dreams»
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Film Screening Program: "Image Control" In this collection of works that address politics, social movements and personal histories, the image - photographs, symbols, archival materials, propaganda videos - is deconstructed and examined to understand its limits, controlling influences and symbolic... read more about Screen/Society--The Visible Spectrum--Program 4: "Image Control"»
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
35mm Film Screening: "Blue Collar" (Paul Schrader, 1978, 114 min, 35mm) Paul Schrader's rarely screened directorial debut moved him to the front ranks of the New Hollywood with this politically savvy tale of working class suppression. Three Detroit autoworkers - Richard Pryor, Harvey Keitel, and... read more about Screen/Society--Precarious Living--"Blue Collar" (Paul Schrader, 1978) 35mm print»
Monday, October 1, 2018 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Film screening: "The 36th Chamber of Shaolin AKA Master Killer" (Lau Kar-leung, 1978, 116 min, Hong Kong, dubbed in English, 35mm) Lau Kar-leung and Gordon Liu Chia-hui's most celebrated work is a quintessential, all-exhaustive course in Shaolin kung fu. Liu plays San Te, originally a commoner... read more about Screen/Society--Kung Fu 'Sifu' Lau Kar-leung-"The 36th Chamber of Shaolin AKA Master Killer" (1978) 35mm Print»
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Film Screening: "Adam & Zack Khalil: Indigenous Futures" With a practice that includes experimental filmmaking, documentary, performance & curation, Adam & Zack Khalil have charted out a critical & unconventional space for situating & interrogating ideas of indigeneity today.... read more about Screen/Society--The Visible Spectrum--Program 5: "Adam & Zack Khalil: Indigenous Futures" w/ filmmakers in attendance»
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 7:00pm
Five shorts by Abner Benaim, Carolina Borrero, Luis Franco Brantley, Pinky Mon, Pituka Ortega-Heilbron. Panama. 2014. 106 min. PRAGDA SERIES English and Spanish with English subtitles This impressive, sweeping historical drama chronicles five incredible stories of people who helped build the... read more about NCLAFF: Historias del Canal | Panama Canal Stories»
Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 7:00pm
Carolina Theater
Dir. Paz Encina. Argentina, Paraguay, France, Germany. 2016. 70 min. Spanish with English subtitles. Between 1954 and 1989, Paraguay suffered one of the longest dictatorships in Latin America. Agustín Goiburú, the most important political opponent to the Stroessner regime, disappeared in 1976 in... read more about NCLAFF: Ejercicios de memoria | Memory Exercises»