Upcoming Events

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
"The Craft" (Andrew Fleming, 1996, 105 min, USA, Color, 35mm) A group of outcast teenage girls study magic to gain power over the problems that young women often face in high school (gaslighting, bullying, racism, body issues, and sexual assault to name a few). The Craft has emerged as a defining... read more about Screen/Society--"The Craft" (1996, 35mm) | Andrew Fleming»
Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Opening film of NC Latin American Film Festival. Featuring a special event: "Three Decades of Latin American Film Festivals in the U.S.A.," a conversation with José A. (Pepe) Vargas, director and founder of the Chicago Latino Film Festival and Sharon Mujica, founder of the North Carolina Latin... read more about NCLAFF: La Cordillera de los sueños | The Cordillera of Dreams»
Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
2019 North Carolina Latin American Film Festival - Opening Night: Conversation & Film Screening (1) "Three Decades of Latin American Film Festivals in the U.S.A." - a conversation with José A. (Pepe) Vargas, director and founder of the Chicago Latino Film Festival and Sharon Mújica, founder of... read more about Screen/Society--"The Cordillera of Dreams" (Patricio Guzmán, 2019) | NC Latin American Film Festival Opening Night»
Monday, October 21, 2019 - 7:00pm
Off-campus
At the Chelsea Theater, 1129 Weaver Dairy Rd. in Chapel Hill. Preceded at 6:30pm with book launch by Prof. Gustavo Furtado: Documentary Filmmaking in Contemporary Brazil, Cinematic Archives of the Present. Film directed by Adirley Queirós. Brazil. 2015. 89 min. Portuguese with English subtitles... read more about NCLAFF: Branco Sai, Preto Fica | White Out, Black In»
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
"Self-Portrait: Window in 47KM" (Zhang Mengqi, 2019, 110 mins, Chinese w/ English subtitles, Color, Digital) The eighth film in Zhang Mengqi's monumental 47km series follows an 85-year-old man reflecting on his revolutionary history in pursuit of Mao's "New China" and the 15-year-old woman whose... read more about Screen/Society--"Self-Portrait: Window in 47KM" (2019) | Zhang Mengqi | The Memory Project»
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 7:00pm
Carolina Theater
At the Carolina Theatre in Durham. Film directed by Ciro Guerra and Cristina Gallego. Colombia/Mexico/Denmark. 2018. 125 min. Spanish and Wayúu naiki with English subtitles. In the 1970s, as an American-fueled marijuana boom hits Colombia, farmers quickly turn into seasoned businessmen starting a... read more about NCLAFF: Pájaros de verano | Birds of Passage»
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 7:00pm
Off-campus
At Mandela Auditorium, Global Educ Center, UNC-CH Curated and presented by María López, programming director, Chicago Latino Film Festival. Preceded at 6:30 with a special presentation of "Three Decades of Latin American Film Festivals in the U.S.A.," with Sharon Mújica, founding director of... read more about NCLAFF: Special Selection of Short Films from the Chicago Latino Film Festival»
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
"Dumb Men" (Hu Tao, 2018, 86 min, China, Chinese w/ English subtitles, Color, Digital) "People in my hometown call those who are shy and untalkative "touxiuzi". Within my family, the touxiuzi gene is embodied in the members of three generations. As a touxiuzi in our family, I try to uncover and... read more about Screen/Society--"Dumb Men" (2018) | Hu Tao | The Memory Project»
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 7:00pm
Off-campus
At Mandela Auditorium, Global Educ Center, UNC-CH Dir. Kaley Clements. 2019. Mexico-USA. Low Hanging Fruit follows avocados as a commodity in Michoacán, the only state in México allowed to export the product into the USA. Through this seemingly monopolistic practice, Low Hanging Fruit uncovers... read more about NCLAFF: Low Hanging Fruit»
Friday, October 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
"Autobiography II: Struggle" (Wu Wenguang, 2018, 65 min, China, Chinese w/ English subtitles, Color, Digital) "From the moment when my mother disclosed a long kept secret, my birth was accompanied by many struggles for my mother. Those "struggles" include: during pregnancy, "should this child be... read more about Screen/Society--"Autobiography II: Struggle" (2018) | Wu Wenguang | The Memory Project»

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