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Saturday, May 18, 2019

The Silence of Others | Berkeley Premiere

Film - Documentary | May 18 | 3 p.m. |  Rialto Cinemas Elmwood

 2966 College Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94705

 Adam Hochschild, Lecturer, UC Berkeley School of Journalism

 Robert Bahar

 Human Rights Center, The Silence of Others / El Silencio de Otros, Center for Justice and Accountability, Argot Pictures, Rialto Cinemas Elmwood

See the Berkeley, CA theatrical premiere of The Silence of Others / El Silencio de Otros at the Rialto Cinemas Elmwood.

A cautionary tale about fascism and the dangers of forgetting the past. Emmy-winning filmmakers Almudena Carracedo and Robert Bahar follow a movement that begins in a kitchen and evolves into a groundbreaking international lawsuit, bringing together hundreds of victims and...   More >

The Third Murder

Film - Feature | May 18 | 7 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

It looks at first like an open-and-shut case: a factory owner has been murdered and an employee, Misumi (a brilliantly enigmatic Koji Yakusho), has confessed to the crime. But when a defense lawyer tries to establish Misumi’s motive, he wanders into a web of uncertainties that are not just factual, but existential. “People hardly understand members of their own family, let alone strangers,” says...   More >