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Upcoming Films

E.g., 2016-02-13
E.g., 2016-02-13
Sunday, February 14, 2016 - 1:30pm to 3:45pm
  • Sun., February 14, 2016, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Winner of 10 Césars (French Oscars), including Best Film, Actress, Actor, and Director, this impeccable period piece is set in German-occupied Paris during World War II. It tells of a French stage actress who must maintain and preserve her Jewish husband’s theater while he is “away” (though he’s secretly hiding in the basement).

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:25pm
  • Wed., February 17, 2016, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., February 19, 2016, 7:00 pm
Special guest on Fri/Feb 19!
Morley Lecture Hall

This film surveys the accomplishments and failings of seminal Senegalese director Ousmane Sembene (1923–2007), “the father of African cinema.” Also a novelist, Sembene (Black Girl, Xala, Moolaade) was the first indigenous director to make movies in sub-Saharan Africa.

Friday, February 19, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:25pm
  • Wed., February 17, 2016, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., February 19, 2016, 7:00 pm
Special guest on Fri/Feb 19!
Morley Lecture Hall

This film surveys the accomplishments and failings of seminal Senegalese director Ousmane Sembene (1923–2007), “the father of African cinema.” Also a novelist, Sembene (Black Girl, Xala, Moolaade) was the first indigenous director to make movies in sub-Saharan Africa.

Sunday, February 21, 2016 - 1:30pm to 3:20pm
  • Sun., February 21, 2016, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The life of a happily married family man unravels when an ex-lover, also now married, becomes his neighbor.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm
  • Wed., February 24, 2016, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., February 26, 2016, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This documentary explores how a group of renegade New York City artists (among them Robert Smithson, Walter De Maria, and Michael Heizer) produced a series of monumental desert earthworks in the American Southwest during the 1960s and 1970s.

Friday, February 26, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm
  • Wed., February 24, 2016, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., February 26, 2016, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This documentary explores how a group of renegade New York City artists (among them Robert Smithson, Walter De Maria, and Michael Heizer) produced a series of monumental desert earthworks in the American Southwest during the 1960s and 1970s.

Sunday, February 28, 2016 - 1:30pm to 3:20pm
  • Sun., February 28, 2016, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Truffaut’s final film is a breezy crime comedy that pays tribute to Alfred Hitchcock. When her philandering boss is accused of murder, a secretary tries to find the real killer.

Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
  • Wed., March 2, 2016, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this rabble-rousing new nonfiction film, British comedian/actor/activist Russell Brand takes an irreverent, Michael Moore–style look at wealth disparity and capitalism in the UK and the US.

Friday, March 4, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:25pm
  • Fri., March 4, 2016, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This documentary about the rise of ballerina Misty Copeland, the first African American to be named principal dancer of the American Ballet Theatre, touches upon race, body image, and injuries.

Sunday, March 6, 2016 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
  • Sun., March 6, 2016, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

A clever and covetous young man decides to murder his playboy friend and assume his identity.

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