Tag: Film

To Dziga Vertov, Artist of the Revolution

On February 24th, please join us for “To Dziga Vertov, Artist of the Revolution” featuring John MacKay of Yale University. The event is part of the Occasional series, sponsored by the Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia. Dziga Vertov unquestionably saw...

/ February 24, 2017

Film Screening & Discussion – Music of Survival: the Story of the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus, With Director Orest Sushko

Please join the Ukrainian Film Club at Columbia University for a screening of the film Music of Survival: The Story of the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus, followed by a discussion with director Orest Sushko. The story of the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus is one...

/ February 9, 2017

BlaxploItalian: 100 Years of Blackness in Italian Cinema

On the occasion of Black History Month 2017: New York Premiere Preview Screening of Blaxploitalian: 100 Years of Italian Cinema (2016; documentary; 65 min.) In English and Italian with English subtitles. Directed by Fred Kudjo Kuwornu. BlaxploItalian is a diasporic, hybrid, critical, and...

/ February 7, 2017

Screening: Fellini’s “Roma” (Criterion Collection Release Presentation)

On the occasion of The Criterion Collection’s release of the film: Roma (Italy, 1972, 120min.) In ITALIAN with ENGLISH subtitles Directed by Federico Fellini. Written by Federico Fellini and Bernardino Zapponi. Followed by a Q&A. Travelogue, memoir, and outrageous cinematic spectacle converge...

/ December 16, 2016

41 PARALLELO Double Feature: Nottetempo and Negli Occhi (documentary)

In collaboration with Napoli Film Festival. All films are in ITALIAN with ENGLISH subtitles. Nottetempo [Nighttime] (Italy, 2016, 90 min.) by Francesco Prisco (Past Napoli Film Festival Winner) An bus accident. This is the beginning of a story that will unite the lives of...

/ November 30, 2016

41 PARALLELO Screenings: 5 Shorts + Bellocchio’s The Conviction

In collaboration with Napoli Film Festival. All films are in ENGLISH or have ENGLISH subtitles. 5 Short Films from the Napoli Film Festival (84 min.): Once Upon a Time a Kid (Winner of Best Short Film) (Poland, 2016, 25 min.) by Francesco Eramo Tom is a...

/ November 29, 2016

41 PARALLELO Double Feature: Flat Tyre (documentary) and Francesco Rosi’s Three Brothers

In collaboration with Napoli Film Festival. All films are in ENGLISH or ITALIAN with ENGLISH subtitles. Flat Tyre – An American Music Dream (Winner – Best Documentary) (Musical docu-fiction, Italy/USA, 2016, 71 min.) by Ugo Di Fenza The documentary follows a Neapolitan...

/ November 28, 2016

She tells her own story

Paul Verhoeven's Elle is a dark comic take on the rape revenge film.

/ November 1, 2016

Film Weekend: Alexander Kluge

Legendary filmmaker and thinker Alexander Kluge comes to New York for a long weekend of events, including a soiree with literature, film, and music with special guest Ben Lerner at the Goethe-Institut (October 23), film screenings at Anthology Film Archives...

/ October 22, 2016

Irish Screen America

Irish Screen America in association with Glucksman Ireland House NYC, presents their sixth annual film festival at New York University’s Cantor Film Center, September 30-October 2. Irish Screen America brings the very best in contemporary Irish cinema to New York....

/ September 30, 2016