Friday, November 16, 2018
Film - Feature | November 16 | 3:30-6:10 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Stanley Kubricks cinematic milestone was in every sense an experimental film, harnessing the widescreen, epic format for an intensely metaphysical, ultimately very personal use. 2001 was conceived less as a science fiction narrative than as an experience in space and time. As a re-creation of the dimensions of outer spacetaking us beyond deep focus into infinite focusit has never been matched.... More >
Film - Documentary | November 16 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | Bechtel Engineering Center, Sibley Auditorium
The Investigative Reporting Program is hosting a free screening of the documentary Who Killed Lt. Van Dorn?.
Lt. Wes Van Dorn, a 29-year-old U.S. Naval Academy graduate and the father of two young sons, died when the helicopter he was piloting crashed off the coast of Virginia during a 2014 training exercise. Motivated by her grief, his wife Nicole sought an explanation for the cause... More >
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Film - Series | November 16 | 6-9 p.m. | Dwinelle Hall
Want to know more about international cinema and learn more about other cultures? Join the office of Andy Theocharous for the International Movie Night. We will screen different movies starting at 6pm. You are free to come and stop by whenever you want and watch the movie you desire. Snacks will be provided!
The festival will be held in Dwinelle Hall classrooms 215, 219, and 223.
Film - Feature | November 16 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Typical of Porumboius cinema, When Evening Falls on Bucharest or Metabolism deals with the rules of the game, but the game here is filmmaking and the rules, expounded upon at length by director Paul (Bogdan Dumitrache) to actor Alina (Diana Avramut), range from the limits on the length of a shot to the requirement for a nude scene. Consisting of fourteen static shots, When Evening Falls... More >
Film - Feature | November 16 | 7:30-9:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Bergmans eccentric made-for-television drama is both a fond tribute to Swedish silent cinema and an autumnal look back at the directors own career. In a Swedish insane asylum in 1925, a lunatic engineer teams with another patient to create a film, a living talkie, based on their own obsessions. Soon they have a cast, a crew, and even a tour across the country. All of Bergmans great... More >