Film - Feature | December 3 | 4:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
This program showcases female filmmakers who sought to carve out a place within the male-dominated world of Latin American independent audiovisual production.
In person: Ángela López Ruiz
Film - Documentary | December 4 | 5:30 p.m. | International House, Chevron Auditorium
Robert Reich, Goldman School of Public Policy
General admission tickets will be available at http://tinyurl.com/savingcapitalism on Monday, November 13 at noon.
Join Robert Reich, the Directors and Producers of the film, and the Goldman School of Public Policy for a special Q&A and screening of Saving Capitalism.
A pivotal moment in American history:
In Saving Capitalism, Robert Reich steps out of the liberal bubble, and goes... More >
Tickets go on sale November 13. Buy tickets online
Film - Feature | December 6 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
This portrait of revolutionary Cuba, written by Yevgeny Yevtushenko and brimming with bravura camerawork, is an extraordinary example of pure cinema in the service of politics.
Film - Documentary | December 6 | 7-9 p.m. | 405 Moffitt Undergraduate Library
What does it mean to be an American revolutionary today? Grace Lee Boggs is a 98-year-old Chinese American writer, activist, and philosopher in Detroit. Rooted for more than 70 years in the African American movement, she has devoted her life to an evolving revolution that encompasses the contradictions of America's past and its potentially radical future. This documentary presents Boggs's... More >
Must have a UCB student ID for entrance.
Film - Feature | December 8 | 4 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Andrei Konchalovskys first feature, set in a Kirghiz village shortly after the Revolution. The beauty of tradition and the need for change . . . expressed with a deft simplicity of style and a rare quality of emotion (Michel Ciment).
Film - Documentary | December 8 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Forever young-at-heart filmmaker (and French New Wave legend) Agnès Varda teams up with hipster artist JR on a road trip across rural France. A first-rate achievement in Vardas brilliant career.
Film - Documentary | December 9 | 4 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Hiroshi Teshigaharas study of the visionary Catalan architects work, scored by the great Toru Takemitsu. A masterpiece of visual poetry and aesthetic rumination (Time Out New York).
Film - Feature | December 9 | 6 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Shot entirely on location in the streets of Paris, Cléo chronicles two hours in the life of a pop singer. A classic work of the French New Wave, almost unique in the history of movies (Pauline Kael).
Film - Feature | December 9 | 8 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Maggie Cheung stars in Stanley Kwans modernist biopic on the life and tragic early death of Chinese film star Ruan Lingyu. A masterpiece . . . the greatest Hong Kong film I've seen (Jonathan Rosenbaum).