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Upcoming Films

E.g., 2015-01-26
E.g., 2015-01-26
Sunday, February 15, 2015 - 1:30pm
  • Sun., February 15, 2015, 1:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

An hour longer than the version presented in 2012, this talk finds Scott Freiman taking an in-depth look at the creation of the Beatles’ best-selling 1968 two-LP set The Beatles (commonly known as the “White Album”). Freiman traces the creation of some of the band’s greatest songs during one of their most eventful and tumultuous years.

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 7:00pm
  • Wed., February 18, 2015, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This survey of Soviet-era electronic music and instruments offers a startling peek behind the now-rusted Iron Curtain. Subjects range from Léon Theremin, Russian inventor of the world’s first electronic instrument, to bizarre machines and singular synthesizers that were by-products of the KGB and the Soviet military.

Friday, February 20, 2015 - 6:45pm
  • Fri., February 20, 2015, 6:45 pm
  • Sun., February 22, 2015, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Recently reedited and remastered, this revelatory 1996 essay film by two celebrated film scholars employs extensive film clips and original interviews to look afresh at the Hollywood blacklist era. “Socially committed filmmaking doesn't get any better than this.”—L.A. Times.

Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 1:30pm
  • Fri., February 20, 2015, 6:45 pm
  • Sun., February 22, 2015, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Recently reedited and remastered, this revelatory 1996 essay film by two celebrated film scholars employs extensive film clips and original interviews to look afresh at the Hollywood blacklist era. “Socially committed filmmaking doesn't get any better than this.”—L.A. Times.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 7:00pm
  • Wed., February 25, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., February 27, 2015, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This dazzling, dizzying discourse on fakes, forgeries, and frauds from a master of legerdemain encompasses Elmyr de Hory’s masterful faux paintings, Clifford Irving’s hoax biography of Howard Hughes, and Welles’s own War of the Worlds broadcast.

Friday, February 27, 2015 - 7:00pm
  • Wed., February 25, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., February 27, 2015, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This dazzling, dizzying discourse on fakes, forgeries, and frauds from a master of legerdemain encompasses Elmyr de Hory’s masterful faux paintings, Clifford Irving’s hoax biography of Howard Hughes, and Welles’s own War of the Worlds broadcast.

Friday, March 6, 2015 - 7:00pm
  • Fri., March 6, 2015, 7:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

This new documentary celebrates what its makers call “the greatest institution in Irish society”—the pub. The movie not only profiles venerable watering holes renowned for the warmth, wit, and wisdom of their habitués, but also looks at the families who own and operate them—often for generations.

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