Sunday, September 17, 2017
Film - Series | August 29 – September 26, 2017 every day | 370 Wurster Hall
The Israeli film director Amos Gitai (Ph.D Architecture 79) will teach a five week course on film that explores the concepts of narrative and space. CLASS SIZE IS VERY LIMITED SO YOU MUST SIGN UP SOON. OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS ACROSS CAMPUS.
Film - Documentary | September 17 | 1:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Race, power, and film collide in Raoul Pecks invigorating look at the great writer James Baldwin, whose powerful investigations on American culture and racism were written decades ago, but whose words matter now more than ever (Manuel Betancourt, Esquire). Based on Baldwins unfinished manuscript Remember This House, which eulogized Martin Luther King Jr., Malcolm X, and Medgar Evers, and his... More >
Film - Feature | September 17 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
From its compelling opening soliloquyMarlon Brando pleading before an unseen judge (the camera eye)The Fugitive Kind announces itself as a film that, like its protagonist, takes crazy, brilliant risks. A wayfaring stranger, Brandos Val Snakeskin Xavier has wandered into one of Tennessee Williamss waking nightmares, where the men are sadists and the women, caged birds. Anna Magnani plays the... More >