Thursday, December 5, 2019
Film - Documentary | December 5 | 5:30-8:30 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, 315, Maude Fife room
Political documentary and personal memoir collide in this exploration into the complex truth behind the unraveling of two Brazilian presidencies. 113 minutes. English and Portuguese with English subtitles.
After the screening, director Petra Costa will speak in conversation with Academy Award-winner Charles Ferguson.
Film - Documentary | December 5 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Bay Area filmmaker Shirley Suns engaging dance film goes behind the scenes with composer Shinji Eshima and San Francisco Ballet resident choreographer Yuri Possokhov as they recount their collaboration with the original cast of RAkU. Set in historic Japan, the ballet is a fictional tale filled with passion, lust, loss, pain, and compassion, based on a true event: the burning of the beautiful... More >