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Oct
17
Thu
MSU Film Collective: WEEK-END @ B122 Wells Hall
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: WEEK-END @ B122 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

10/17 Week-end (dir. Jean-Luc Godard, 1967)

Presented by Kyle Sittig

A supposedly idyllic weekend trip to the countryside turns into a never-ending nightmare of traffic jams, revolution, cannibalism and murder as French bourgeois society starts to collapse under the weight of its own consumer preoccupations.

Oct
24
Thu
MSU Film Collective: THREE COLORS: BLUE @ B122 Wells Hall
Oct 24 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: THREE COLORS: BLUE @ B122 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

10/24 Three Colors: Blue (dir. Krzysztof Kieślowski, 1993)

Presented by Lily Woodruff

Julie is haunted by her grief after living through a tragic auto wreck that claimed the life of her composer husband and young daughter. Her initial reaction is to withdraw from her relationships, lock herself in her apartment and suppress her pain. But avoiding human interactions on the bustling streets of Paris proves impossible, and she eventually meets up with Olivier, an old friend who harbors a secret love for her, and who could draw her back to reality.

Oct
31
Thu
MSU FIlm Collective: US @ B122 Wells Hall
Oct 31 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
MSU FIlm Collective: US @ B122 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

10/31 Us (dir. Jordan Peele, 2019)

Presented by Jeff Wray

Husband and wife Gabe and Adelaide Wilson take their kids to their beach house expecting to unplug and unwind with friends. But as night descends, their serenity turns to tension and chaos when some shocking visitors arrive uninvited.

Nov
7
Thu
MSU Film Collective: BLACK PANTHER @ B122 Wells Hall
Nov 7 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: BLACK PANTHER @ B122 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

11/7 Black Panther (dir. Ryan Coogler, 2018)

Presented by Julian Chambliss

King T’Challa returns home from America to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country’s new leader. However, T’Challa soon finds that he is challenged for the throne by factions within his own country as well as without. Using powers reserved to Wakandan kings, T’Challa assumes the Black Panther mantel to join with girlfriend Nakia, the queen-mother, his princess-kid sister, members of the Dora Milaje (the Wakandan ‘special forces’) and an American secret agent, to prevent Wakanda from being dragged into a world war.

Nov
14
Thu
MSU Film Collective: MARIE ANTOINETTE @ B122 Wells Hall
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: MARIE ANTOINETTE @ B122 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

11/14 Marie Antoinette (dir. Sofia Coppola, 2006)

Presented by Ellen McCallum

The retelling of France’s iconic but ill-fated queen, Marie Antoinette. From her betrothal and marriage to Louis XVI at 15 to her reign as queen at 19 and ultimately the fall of Versailles.

Nov
21
Thu
MSU Film Collective: THE COOK, THE THIEF, HIS WIFE AND HER LOVER @ B122 Wells Hall
Nov 21 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: THE COOK, THE THIEF, HIS WIFE AND HER LOVER @ B122 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

11/21 The Cook, The Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (dir. Peter Greenaway, 1989)

Presented by Liz Deegan

The wife of an abusive criminal finds solace in the arms of a kind regular guest in her husband’s restaurant.

Dec
5
Thu
MSU Film Collective: VOLVER @ B122 Wells Hall
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: VOLVER @ B122 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

12/25 Volver (dir. Pedro Almodóvar, 2006)

Presented by Scott Boehm

Raimunda (Penélope Cruz) lives and works in Madrid with her husband Paco and their daughter, Paula. Raimunda’s sister, Sole (Lola Dueñas), lives nearby. The two sisters miss their mother, Irene (Carmen Maura), who died several years ago in a house fire along with their father. When a former neighbor from their hometown reports that she has seen the ghost of Irene, the daughters do not believe her. After a murder and a family tragedy, however, Irene’s spirit materializes around her daughters to comfort them.