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Upcoming Films

E.g., 2014-07-23
E.g., 2014-07-23
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 7:00pm
Wed., July 23, 2014, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Christmas in July! A woman becomes morally compromised after she marries a charming but unbalanced aristocrat with a mother fixation. From a Somerset Maugham story.

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 7:00pm
Fri., July 25, 2014, 7:00 pm, Sun., July 27, 2014, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This new documentary profiles the seminal Indian teacher, healer, and scholar Tirumalai Krishnamacharya (1888–1989), often called “the father of modern yoga.” The film features interviews with Krishnamacharya’s relatives and students (many of whom also became teachers), as well as vintage film clips of the great man himself.

Sunday, July 27, 2014 - 1:30pm
Fri., July 25, 2014, 7:00 pm, Sun., July 27, 2014, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This new documentary profiles the seminal Indian teacher, healer, and scholar Tirumalai Krishnamacharya (1888–1989), often called “the father of modern yoga.” The film features interviews with Krishnamacharya’s relatives and students (many of whom also became teachers), as well as vintage film clips of the great man himself.

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 7:00pm
Wed., July 30, 2014, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Two childhood friends—one a cop, the other a cop killer—find themselves embroiled in a desperate life-or-death struggle through the seamy side of New York City.

Friday, August 1, 2014 - 7:00pm
Fri., August 1, 2014, 7:00 pm, Sun., August 3, 2014, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In Civil War America, two black freedmen are employed by a white bounty hunter to retrieve a runaway slave and return him to the South. “Equal parts suspenseful road movie, persuasively detailed period drama and emotionally resonant coming-of-age story…An outstanding example of regional indie filmmaking.” –Variety.

Sunday, August 3, 2014 - 1:30pm
Fri., August 1, 2014, 7:00 pm, Sun., August 3, 2014, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In Civil War America, two black freedmen are employed by a white bounty hunter to retrieve a runaway slave and return him to the South. “Equal parts suspenseful road movie, persuasively detailed period drama and emotionally resonant coming-of-age story…An outstanding example of regional indie filmmaking.” –Variety.

Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 7:00pm
Wed., August 6, 2014, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Perhaps Siodmak’s masterpiece, this brooding tale of crime and double cross tells of a desperate armored car guard who will do anything to win back his ex-wife, now living with a gangster.

Sunday, August 10, 2014 - 1:30pm
Sun., August 10, 2014, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Based on an Alice Munro story, this serio-comic drama focuses on a shy, lonely housekeeper who is tricked by her adolescent charge into believing that the teen’s single dad is in love with her.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 6:00pm
Wed., August 13, 2014, 6:00 pm
Special Free Screening!
Morley Lecture Hall

British actor Dominic West (The Wire) and his childhood friend, Sanskrit scholar Dr. James Mallinson, join approximately 100 million other pilgrims on a trip to the largest devotional gathering in the world, the triennial Maha Kumbh Mela in India.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 7:00pm
Wed., August 13, 2014, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Largely unknown in America, Raymond Bernard’s 1934 Les Misérables is widely regarded as the greatest screen version of Victor Hugo’s oft-filmed epic novel. Consisting of three separate movies, this adaptation stars Harry Baur as Jean Valjean, the petty thief and parolee who is pursued for 20 years by relentless police inspector Javert (Charles Vanel).

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