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Upcoming Films

E.g., 2016-02-06
E.g., 2016-02-06
Sunday, February 7, 2016 - 1:30pm to 2:50pm
  • Sun., February 7, 2016, 1:30 pm
Archival 35mm print!
Morley Lecture Hall

Flaherty’s sublimely beautiful final feature focuses on a Cajun boy whose idyllic existence in the tranquil Louisiana bayou is shattered by the erecting of an oil derrick. Music by Virgil Thomson.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:20pm
  • Wed., February 10, 2016, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., February 12, 2016, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Defying Saudi Arabia’s ban on both filmmaking and homosexuality, a gay, Indian-born Muslim man living in New York City surreptitiously documents his pilgrimage to Islam’s holiest site.

Friday, February 12, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:20pm
  • Wed., February 10, 2016, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., February 12, 2016, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Defying Saudi Arabia’s ban on both filmmaking and homosexuality, a gay, Indian-born Muslim man living in New York City surreptitiously documents his pilgrimage to Islam’s holiest site.

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
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
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.

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