Thursday, January 18, 2018
Film - Documentary | January 18 | 6-8 p.m. | 340 Stephens Hall
Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Arab Film Festival
First of a three-part film series presented by the Center for Middle Eastern Studies in partnership with The Arab Film Festival on the 70th anniversary of Al-Nakba of 1948.
Film - Feature | January 18 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
The Cuban cinema reached full maturity with this classic study of a bourgeois writer who stays in Cuba after the revolution, despite his alienation from the new society and the loss of all his friends to Miami. Based on novelist/screenwriter Edmundo Desnoess autobiographical Inconsolable Memories, Memories of Underdevelopment became the first feature-length film from postrevolutionary Cuba to be... More >