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Saturday, April 21, 2018

Cal Day Event: From Incarceration to Education

Film - Short | April 21 | 11 a.m.-2 p.m. | 105 Stanley Hall

 Jonathan Simon, Keynote Speaker and Professor of Law, Berkeley Law

 Skylar Economy, Film Producer and Member, Underground Scholars Initiative; David Maldonado, Featured Student and Member, Underground Scholars Initiative

 Clarence Ford, Featured Student and Member, Underground Scholars Initiative

 American Cultures

Join the Underground Scholars Initiative and the American Cultures Center for a screening of FITE (From Incarceration to Education), a short documentary about formerly incarcerated students at UC Berkeley and their paths to higher education and success. The film screening will include keynote speaker Jonathan Simon and a Q&A panel with the students in the film. Reception to follow.

  RSVP online or by calling 510-664-7065 by April 15.

Ivan the Terrible, Part I

Film - Feature | April 21 | 6 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 BAMPFA

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

In sixteenth-century Moscow, the newly crowned Czar Ivan battles both the nobility and the church in an effort to unify Russia. Scored by Sergei Prokofiev, Eisenstein’s painterly film is like a fresco come to life.

Ivan the Terrible, Part II

Film - Feature | April 21 | 8 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 BAMPFA

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

The second part of Eisenstein’s unfinished trilogy follows Ivan’s return to the throne and his ruthless opposition to the schemes of the nobility to keep Russia divided among its princes and foreign interests.