Thursday, November 21, 2019
Film - Documentary | November 21 | 5-7 p.m. | 340 Stephens Hall
Yehuda Sharim, UC Merced
Amid the backdrop of a contentious presidential election, a health clinic in Southwest Houston is run by and for immigrants and refugees. A family from Iran is bound by love as they build a new home in the citys most diverse neighborhood.
Yehuda Sharim is a scholar, filmmaker, and an Assistant Professor in the Program of Global Art Studies, University of California, Merced. He has directed... More >
Film - Feature | November 21 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Babette Mangolte, Cinematographer
Routine Pleasures is an essay film in which Manny Farbers work plays an essential role and my closer-than-close relationship to him is abundantly evoked. It is not a documentary on Manny (he never appears in it). It is a meditation on method and work, the American landscape, the male imaginary, the high and low of American culture, the materialist nature of artistic imagination, friendship, the... More >