Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Film - Feature | February 7 | 3:10 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Instructed to make a film to commemorate the 1905 revolution, Eisenstein chose to base his script on the mutiny on the battleship Potemkin of the Black Sea Fleet and the ensuing involvement of the people of Odessa. The sailors revolt is both premise and metaphor for a tale told virtually entirely through images and their rhythmic juxtaposition and repetition, the purest cinema imaginable; the... More >
Film - Feature | February 7 | 7-9 p.m. | 102 Wurster Hall
Dolores Huerta is among the most important, yet least known, activists in American history. With intimate and unprecedented access to this intensely private mother to eleven, the film reveals the raw, personal stakes involved in committing ones life to social change. 95 minutes. English and Spanish with English subtitles.
Film - Documentary | February 7 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
José Filipe Costas response to Thomas Harlans Torre Bela re-examine[s] Harlans work and his role as observer, participant, and perhaps direct influence upon the events. . . . The Red Line offers a nuanced and fascinating look back upon the revolutionary movement and its aftermath while paying homage to the work of Harlan and his editors, and the difficult, perhaps impossible, path of the... More >
Film - Documentary | February 7 | 7-9 p.m. | 405 Moffitt Undergraduate Library
East of Salinas takes us to the heart of Californias Steinbeck Country, the Salinas Valley, to meet a bright boy and his dedicated teacher both sons of migrant farm workers. With parents who are busy working long hours in the fields, third grader Jose Ansaldo often turns to his teacher, Oscar Ramos, for guidance. But Jose is undocumented; he was born in Mexico. Like many other migrant... More >
Must have a UCB student ID for entrance.