Saturday, September 23, 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 23 | 6 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 23 | 8 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
I coulda had class, says failed fighter Terry Malloy with all the bruised brilliance Marlon Brando could muster. Maybe so, but On the Waterfront did have classclass acting, class writing, class cinematography, and class warfare. Controversial for its allegations of corruption in the longshoremens union, the production itself was chock-full of friendly witnesses at the HUAC hearings, director... More >