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Upcoming Films

E.g., 2015-06-07
E.g., 2015-06-07
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:50pm
  • Wed., May 6, 2015, 7:00 pm
New 35mm color print!
Morley Lecture Hall

Two young Taiwanese lovers, too poor to finish high school, move from their village to Taipei, where they take a succession of menial jobs and drift apart.

Friday, May 8, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:20pm
  • Fri., May 8, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., May 10, 2015, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Winner of the 2014 César Award (French Oscar) for Best Documentary, this new movie profiles four determined children in four different countries (Kenya, Argentina, Morocco, and India) who make long, arduous, sometimes treacherous treks to attend school.

Sunday, May 10, 2015 - 1:30pm to 2:50pm
  • Fri., May 8, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., May 10, 2015, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Winner of the 2014 César Award (French Oscar) for Best Documentary, this new movie profiles four determined children in four different countries (Kenya, Argentina, Morocco, and India) who make long, arduous, sometimes treacherous treks to attend school.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:35pm
  • Wed., May 13, 2015, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

A young Taiwanese, woman whose mother is dead and father is absent, works at a Taipei KFC, goes to night school, and cares for her younger sister and wayward brother.

Friday, May 15, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:35pm
  • Fri., May 15, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., May 17, 2015, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Marion Cotillard earned an Oscar nomination for Best Actress for her performance as a Belgian working mother who spends a weekend lobbying her coworkers to refuse a bonus that will result in her being laid off.

Sunday, May 17, 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:05pm
  • Fri., May 15, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., May 17, 2015, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Marion Cotillard earned an Oscar nomination for Best Actress for her performance as a Belgian working mother who spends a weekend lobbying her coworkers to refuse a bonus that will result in her being laid off.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:45pm
  • Wed., May 20, 2015, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this understated, elegant tale, two modern young people (a music researcher and a bookstore clerk) explore old Tokyo together via train but never communicate their love for each other.

Friday, May 22, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:50pm
  • Fri., May 22, 2015, 7:00 pm
New 35mm print!
Morley Lecture Hall

A previously taboo subject, Taiwan’s “White Terror” of the 1950s (when members of the intelligentsia were jailed and executed under suspicion of being antigovernment) is addressed in this multilayered masterpiece.

Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 12:30pm to 3:10pm
  • Sun., May 24, 2015, 12:30 pm
Special free screening with guest Richard I. Suchenski!
Morley Lecture Hall

Taiwan’s chaotic history during the four years after the end of World War II is seen through the story of the Lin family (an old father and his four grown sons), whose fortunes rise and fall with the currents of history.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 6:45pm to 8:40pm
  • Wed., May 27, 2015, 6:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Three contemporary Taiwanese get-rich-quick schemers frequent gambling dens, karaoke bars, and pig farms on a fast track to nowhere in this restless portrait.

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