Friday, September 1, 2017
Film - Series | August 29 – September 26, 2017 every day | 370 Wurster Hall
The Israeli film director Amos Gitai (Ph.D Architecture 79) will teach a five week course on film that explores the concepts of narrative and space. CLASS SIZE IS VERY LIMITED SO YOU MUST SIGN UP SOON. OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS ACROSS CAMPUS.
Film - Feature | September 1 | 6:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Billed as The Unseen Film by Vittorio De Sica, Il Boom finally receives its long overdue US theatrical release. Written by the directors longtime collaborator Cesare Zavattini, Il Boom is a hilarious sendup that critiques Italys economic miracle of the early 1960s. While the Roman elite enjoy the material rewards of success, De Sicas biting satire follows the challenges faced by... More >
Film - Feature | September 1 | 8:15 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Marlon Brando was a little-known actor when he was cast in the Broadway production of Tennessee Williamss play; the film adaptation made him a star. As Stanley, the brutish brother-in-law of fading belle Blanche DuBois (Vivienne Leigh), Brando is magnetic, even, and almost especially, when hes barely doing anything at all. Indelibly sexy, swaggering, animalistic and balancing a sense of real... More >