Sunday, September 24, 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 - Feature | September 24 | 3 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Music is our refuge, says a student at the Sainte Trinité Music School in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. With music . . . we feel we are in another world, far from troubles. Owsley Browns vibrant documentary recognizes the troubles but celebrates the refuge, testifying to the role that music can play in creating community and sustaining hope under the most difficult of circumstances. Shot in... More >
Film - Feature | September 24 | 5 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Observing her mother and her aunts while growing up, Chantal Akerman became aware of the way in which the unending repetition of domestic duties became a proxy for emotion and self-expression. In Jeanne Dielman Akerman, cinematographer Babette Mangolte, and a predominantly female crew depict three days in the life of a middle-aged widow, Jeanne (Delphine Seyrig), living alone with her teenage... More >