Film - Feature | October 29 | 4:15 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Filmed across the mountains, plateaus, and sacred sites of Tibet, The Precious Treasury offers a meditation rooted solely in sight and sound. Edited by Nathaniel Dorsky. With short Offerings from Nangchen
Film - Feature | October 29 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Akermans semi-autobiographical work depicts the travels of a filmmaker on tour in Europe with a new film, and brings up an entire history of migrations and social changes in Europe.
Film - Documentary | November 1 | 3:10-5 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
This quietly provocative consideration of the mechanized sublime follows photographer Edward Burtynsky as he travels through China and Bangladesh recording large-scale industrial incursions into the landscape. Peter Mettler served as cinematographer and creative collaborator.
Film - Documentary | November 1 | 7-9 p.m. | 405 Moffitt Undergraduate Library
Life After Life follows the stories of Harrison, Noel, and Chris as they return home from San Quentin State Prison. After spending most of their lives incarcerated, they are forced to reconcile their perception of themselves with a reality they are unprepared for.
Each struggles to overcome personal demons and reconstruct their fractured lives. Grappling with day-to-day challenges and striving... More >
Must have a UCB student ID for entrance.
Film - Documentary | November 1 | 7-9 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Canyon Cinema employee and Total Mobile Home founder David Sherman presents a program that explores place and time through artists observations and others documentation, including works by Dominic Angerame, Greta Snider, Michael Wallin, and Sherman, from 1988 to 2002.
Film - Documentary | November 2 | 7-9:30 p.m. | 102 Wurster Hall
Join SERC and SOGA for a screening of Abundant Land, a documentary that follows a Hawaiian community on Molokai opposing the biotech industrys use of the island to test genetically engineered seeds. Following the screening will be a discussion with the film's director Natasha Florentino. Refreshments will be served!
Facebook event: tinyurl.com/UCBAbundantLand
Film - Documentary | November 2 | 7-8:45 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Peter Mettlers remarkable documentary about the Northern Lights is his most fully realized cinematic expression of his quest for a spiritual synthesis of self and surround.
Film - Documentary | November 3 | 4-5:40 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
In this beautiful, expressionistic essay film, Gordon Parks reflects on how America shaped him, from his childhood on a Kansas farm to the Civil Rights Movement and the Vietnam War. With shorts Flavio and Diary of a Harlem Family.
Film - Documentary | November 3 | 5-6:40 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Explore the diversity of human experience with videos from the Global Lives Project, which capture twenty-four hours in the lives of individuals around the globe.
Film - Feature | November 3 | 7:30-8:45 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Maggie Cheung plays herself as an actress suffering through ego battles and other disasters on a French indie film shoot. With short Man Yuk: A Portrait of Maggie Cheung.
Film - Documentary | November 4 | 5-6:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Back by popular demand! This new documentary offers an overview of the Ottoman Empire and its decline, the essential backstory of our world today.