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Upcoming Films

E.g., 2015-08-05
E.g., 2015-08-05
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm
  • Wed., September 23, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., September 25, 2015, 7:00 pm
Restored 35mm archival print!
Morley Lecture Hall

This sordid, scandalous Pre-Code rarity, based on Faulkner’s Sanctuary, tells of a wild young Mississippi woman from a good family who is corrupted by a backwoods bootlegger and gangster.

Friday, September 25, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm
  • Wed., September 23, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., September 25, 2015, 7:00 pm
Restored 35mm archival print!
Morley Lecture Hall

This sordid, scandalous Pre-Code rarity, based on Faulkner’s Sanctuary, tells of a wild young Mississippi woman from a good family who is corrupted by a backwoods bootlegger and gangster.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:35pm
  • Wed., September 30, 2015, 7:00 pm
Restored 35mm archival print!
Morley Lecture Hall

Directed by D. W. Griffith. With Walter Huston and Una Merkel. The first of only two talkies made by the great silent film director is a biography of our 16th President. Stephen Vincent Benét cowrote the script.

Friday, October 2, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
  • Fri., October 2, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., October 4, 2015, 1:30 pm
Special Event! Sr. Christine Schenk in person!
Morley Lecture Hall

Three fearless, feminist American nuns whose advocacy for inclusion, equality, and social justice attracted censure from the Vatican, are profiled in this new film. Sr. Christine Schenk, co-founder of FutureChurch and one of the movie’s three subjects, will answer audience questions after each screening.

Sunday, October 4, 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
  • Fri., October 2, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., October 4, 2015, 1:30 pm
Special Event! Sr. Christine Schenk in person!
Morley Lecture Hall

Three fearless, feminist American nuns whose advocacy for inclusion, equality, and social justice attracted censure from the Vatican, are profiled in this new film. Sr. Christine Schenk, co-founder of FutureChurch and one of the movie’s three subjects, will answer audience questions after each screening.

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 6:45pm to 8:50pm
  • Wed., October 7, 2015, 6:45 pm
Restored 35mm archival print!
Morley Lecture Hall

This notorious Pre-Code movie about early Christians in pagan Rome was cut by six minutes when reissued in 1944. (We will show the original version.) For a film about religion, it has a lot of profane appeal: nudity, sex, orgies, milk baths, sadism, and torture.

Friday, October 9, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:35pm
  • Fri., October 9, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., October 11, 2015, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Voted the fifth best film of all time in the 2012 Sight & Sound magazine critics’ poll, this poetic fable tells of a simple farmer who must regain the love and trust of his wife after he is tempted by a vamp from the city.

Sunday, October 11, 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:05pm
  • Fri., October 9, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., October 11, 2015, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Voted the fifth best film of all time in the 2012 Sight & Sound magazine critics’ poll, this poetic fable tells of a simple farmer who must regain the love and trust of his wife after he is tempted by a vamp from the city.

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 6:45pm to 8:40pm
  • Wed., October 14, 2015, 6:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

A London gangster with big plans for developing the London Docklands finds his dreams undermined by mysterious rivals.

Friday, October 16, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
  • Fri., October 16, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., October 18, 2015, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this revealing documentary, the legendary dancer and choreographer Paul Taylor, normally guarded and private, is captured creating a new work, “Three Dubious Memories,” inspired by Kurosawa’s Rashomon.

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