THE ACT OF KILLING (director’s cut) Public Screening and Q&A with filmmaker Joshua Oppenheimer co-sponsored by Film + Digital Media and Porter College Thursday, January 30, 2014 – 7:30pm – 10:30pm Communications 150 (Studio C) “I have not seen a film as powerful, surreal, and frightening in at least a decade… It is unprecedented in the history […]
YOUR DAY IS MY NIGHT Monday, November 18, 2013 7 PM | Communications 150 (Studio C) In this provocative, hybrid documentary, the audience joins a present-day household of immigrants living together in a shift-bed apartment in the heart of Chinatown. Seven characters (ages 58-78) play themselves through autobiographical monologues, verité conversations, and theatrical movement pieces. Retired seamstresses […]
The Motherhood Archives (dir. Irene Lusztig, 2013)
Post-screening discussion with the filmmaker and Felicity Schaeffer (Feminist Studies), Nancy Chen (Anthropology), and Jenny Horne (Film & Digital Media).
Far From Poland Screening and Discussion with Jill Godmilow co-sponsored by Film + Digital Media Visiting Artist Series Monday April 29, 2013, 6 PM, Communications 150 / Studio C A filmmaker single-handedly dismantles the sinister symmetry of the Cold War while remaking documentary film aesthetics – combining archival footage, revolutionary tracts, historical reenactments, political satire, […]
John Greyson w/Bent Roulette (York University; Visiting Artist, Fall 2012). Audio recording of John Greyson’s talk >