EVENTS

Calendar

7:00 pm
1/24 D.E.B.S. (Angela Robinson, 2004) Presented by Lyn Goeringer Filmmaker Angela Robinson writes and directs the action comedy D.E.B.S., a feature-length adaptation of her award-winning short film produced by a grant from POWER UP (Professional Organization of[...]
B122 Wells Hall
12:00 pm
The 2nd Annual Social Justice Art Festival is a one (1)-day event co-hosted by James Madison College (JMC) and the Residential College in the Arts and Humanities (RCAH). Art is a useful tool that encompasses[...]
Snyder-Phillips Hall
Jan 31 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
BABETTE SHAW / JANUARY 31 / 326 NATURAL SCIENCE / 6PM                                                                                 Photography-based social practice artist, Babette Shaw addresses issues concerning gender and race constructions and disparities in contemporary culture, as well as their archaic underpinnings.[...]
326 Natural Science
7:00 pm
1/31 Minute Bodies (Stuart Staples, 2016) with Secrets of Natureshorts Presented by Katie Greulich Early naturalist, inventor and filmmaker F. Percy Smith (1880-1945) was one of the first to develop techniques to capture nature’s secrets in action. Smith’s[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
2/7 Real Genius (Martha Coolidge, 1985) Presented by Julian Chambliss While classic is perhaps too strong a description, Real Genius (1985) offers a snapshot of1980s filmmaking about cold war anxiety that we should not ignore. While more serious films[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
2/14 An Education (Lone Scherfig, 2009) Presented by Ellen McCallum Despite her sheltered upbringing, Jenny (Carey Mulligan) is a teen with a bright future; she’s smart, pretty, and has aspirations of attending Oxford University. When David (Peter[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
HELINA METAFERIA / FEBRUARY 20 / MSU BROAD / 7PM Helina Metaferia is an AAHD Artist in Residence: Critical Race Studies. Metaferia is an interdisciplinary artist working in performance, video, installation, and collage. Her research[...]
MSU Broad Art Museum
7:00 pm
2/21 The Girl with All the Gifts (Colm McCarthy, 2014) Presented by Jessica and Michael Stokes The near future humanity has been all but destroyed by a mutated fungal disease that eradicates free will and turns its[...]
B122 Wells Hall
12:00 pm
DR QIANA WHITTED / FEBRUARY 23 / MSU LIBRARY BEAL ROOM / 12PM                                                                                Dr. Qiana Whitted teaches at USC, her research focuses on African-American literary studies and American comic books. Her most recently published[...]
MSU Library, 3rd Floor Beal Room
7:00 pm
2/28 Blackboards (Samira Makhmalbaf, 2000) Presented by Kaveh Askari Itinerant Kurdish teachers Said (Said Mohamadi) and Reeboir (Bahman Ghobadi) find many uses for the blackboards they tote, some of which actually pertain to education. Others include doubling[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
3/14 Fame (Alan Parker, 1980) Presented by Ling Hsu Young men and women audition for coveted spots at the New York High School of Performing Arts. Those who make the cut discover that it takes a lot[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
3/21 Suspiria (Dario Argento, 1977) Presented by Joshua Lam Suzy (Jessica Harper) travels to Germany to attend ballet school. When she arrives, late on a stormy night, no one lets her in, and she sees Pat (Eva[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
3/28 Young Törless (Volker Schlöndorff, 1966) Presented by Matthew Handelman At a boarding school in 1900s Austria, cruel bullies Beineberg (Bernd Tischer) and Reiting (Fred Dietz) go to great lengths to embarrass, abuse and dehumanize their pathetic[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
4/4 The First Teacher (Andrei Konchalovsky, 1965) Presented by Yelena Kalinsky Diuishen, a recently demobilized Red Army soldier, is determined to spread the international proletarian revolution to the most backwards corners of Soviet Central Asia. Altynai, an[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
4/11 Native Land (Leo Hurwitz and Paul Strand, 1942) with Workers Film and Photo League shorts Presented by McKayla Sluga After breaking with the Film and Photo League and converting Nykino into Frontier Films, Leo Hurwitz and[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
4/18 Clueless (Amy Heckerling, 1995) Presented by Mikki Kressbach Shallow, rich and socially successful Cher (Alicia Silverstone) is at the top of her Beverly Hills high school’s pecking scale. Seeing herself as a matchmaker, Cher first coaxes[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
4/25 Student Filmmaker Showcase Presented by Pete Johnston A showcase of short student films produced during the 2018/19 school year. Come celebrate student work with us!
B122 Wells Hall