Wednesday, September 4, 2019
Film - Series | September 4 | 3:10 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Post-screening lecture by Marilyn Fabe.
Marilyn Fabe is the author of Closely Watched Films and was the longtime teacher of the popular BAMPFA lecture/screening series Film 50: History of Cinema.
A film buff on trial for impersonating the famed Iranian director Mohsen Makhmalbaf becomes the centerpiece of Kiarostamis continuously surprising treatise on the intersections of cinematic fiction,... More >
Film - Series | September 4 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
This program brings together short films that share an interest in exploring cinemas oneiric, disturbing, and irrational potential. Within The Blue Lobster, a lost treasure from Barranquilla, Colombia, about a foreign secret agent investigating radioactive lobsters, one can detect the roots of what would later become magic realism. Álvaro Cepeda Zamudio [and co-filmmaker Gabriel García Márquez]... More >